Bachelor in Journalism and Communications, Point Park College, 1988.
Assistant manager, E.T. Promotions, Pittsburgh, 1983-1987; director public relations and advertising director, Cape Cod Melody Tent, Hyannis, Massachusetts, 1988-1989; principal, Astron Music Public, Pittsburgh, since 1989. Sponsor Eclipse East Regional Music Industry Showcase Convention, since 1992.
News and production volunteer Station WDUQ-National Public Radio, Pittsburgh, 1987.