Student, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1984—1986. AB, Brown University, 1989. Master of Science, University New Mexico, 1994.
Doctor of Philosophy, University South Carolina, 1999.
Community health educator Pawtucket Heart Health Program, Pawtucket, Rhode Island, 1988—1991. Wellness coordinator A.T. Cross Pen Company, Lincoln, 1991—1992. Research assistant University New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1993—1996.
Research associate University South Carolina, Columbia, 1997—2000. Assistant professor Morehead State University, Kentucky, 2002—2003. Health scientist Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, since 2001.
Evaluation consultant Nike, Inc., Beaverton, Oregon, since 2002. Wellness consultant Gruner & Jahr Public, New York City, since 2002. Evaluator Take Aim Media, Silver Springs, Maryland, 2000—2001.
Executive member-at-large Kentucky Cardiovascular Coalition, Lexington, 2002—2003. Board directors South Carolina Coalition for Promoting Physical Activity, Columbis, 2000. Member of American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, International Society for Hypertension in Blacks, American Public Health Association, American College Sports Medicine.
Married Maurice Martin.