Bachelor, Syracuse University, 1990. Master of Fine Arts, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, New York, 2000.
Editor Syracuse University Honours Program, 1988-1990. Marketing assistant ABC International, Secaucus, New Jersey, 1991-1993. Production assistant Kevin Wendle Productions, New York City, 1993.
Sales/marketing representative Harlem Spirituals Inc., 1994. Assistant editor Essence Magazine, 1994-1998, freelance editor, since 1999. Adjunct faculty Ramapo College of New Jersey, Mahwah, New Jersey, since 2001.
Member Eta Pi Upsilon (co-vice president 1988-1989).
Married Charles E. Clark, II, August 18, 2000.