University of Calgary (Bachelor of Arts, with honors, 1974). Osgoode Hall; York University (Bachelor of Laws 1977).
Worked at Smith Lyons (Toronto, Ontario) specializing in Banking and Financial Institution Lending, Corporate and Commercial, Mining, Natural Resources and Energy, Securities. Admitted to the bar, 1979, Ontario.
Canadian Bar Association. County of York Law Association. Women's Law Association.
Natural Resources Law (particularly Mining) Securities.