Bachelor, Washington State University, 1980; Master of Science in Journalism, Columbia University, 1982; student, Columbia University International Fellows Program, 1982.
Acting education editor, Station W National Educational Television-television, New York City, 1980;
consultant, Station W National Educational Television-television, New York City, 1980-1981;
newswriter, Satellite News Channel, Stamford, Connecticut, 1982-1983;
newswriter, Newsday, Melville, New York, 1983-1984;
national copyreader, Dow Jones & Company. New York City, 1984-1985;
independent television writer/producer, New York City, since 1985. Cover story correspondent Accredited Land Consultants Press.
Producer, interviewer numerous primetime news and entertainment programs.
Married Kazuhiro Kisaichi, 1988.