Bachelor, University Iowa, 1978. Master of Social Work, University Iowa, 1983. Certified activity coordinating, Kirkwood Community College, 1980.
Academy Of Certified Social Workers, Kirkwood Community College, 1986.
Field experience student, Beverly Manor, Iowa City, Iowa., 1977; social worker, activity assistant, Beverly Manor, Iowa City, 1977-1979; social worker, activity director, Beverly Manor, Iowa City, 1979-1982; field experience student, University Hospital, Iowa City, 1978; intern, Beverly Foundation, Pasadena, California, 1982-1983; project administrator, Beverly Foundation, Pasadena, California, since 1983. Fellow University of Southern California/University of California at Los Angeles Long-Term Care Gerontology Center.
Chairman advisory committee Share-A-Home of Pasadena, 1983-1985. Chairman steering committee Consortium of Agencies Serving the Elderly, Pasadena, 1985-1986. Member United Way Task Force on Aging, Arcadia, California, since 1984.
Member foster family, computer, Huntington Memorial Hospital Pediatric Play Therapy and Five Acres committees Junior League of Pasadena, since 1984, board directors 1987-1988. Council member Salem Lutheran Church, Glendale, California, 1986-1987. Chairman young adults committee, since 1985.
Member Los Angeles City and County American Automobile Association Community Task Force on Long-Term Care, since 1986. Member National Association Social Workers (certified), American Society Aging, National Council Aging., University Iowa Alumni Association Clubs: Toastmasters.