Bachelor of Science in Zoology, University Wisconsin, Madison, 1983. Master of Science in Biology, University Houston, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy in Cell and Development Biology, State University of New York, Stonybrook, 1996.
Post-doctoral researcher University California, Davis, 1997-1998. Managing editor MethodsFinder Biosys, Philadelphia, 1998-2000. Consultant science communications Schroeder Science Communications, Arcata, California, since 2000.
Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association of University Women, American Medical Writers Association, Sigma Xi (Excellence in Research award 1991).
Married Sean Francis Craig, June 27, 1992. 1 child, Ciara Craig.