Bachelor of science in nursing, City University of New York, 1983.
Public health nurse, Montefiore Home Health Agency, Bronx, New York, since 1985.
Member American Nurses Association (certified in community health), CNP (chair since 1987), New York State Nurses Association, Sigma Theta Tau.
Married Deborah Ann Malberti, October 7, 1978. Children: Matthew Joseph, Juliana Marie.