Bachelor of Science in Journalism, Northwestern University, 1987. Master of Science in Journalism, Northwestern University, 1987.
Reporting intern, Fort Lauderdale (Florida) and Sun-Sentinel, 1986; correspondent, WNNE-television, Washington, 1987; associate producer, WKYC-television, Cleveland, 1987; correspondent, Newslink News Svc., Washington, 1988; executive producer, Hearst Broadcasting, Washington, 1989-1995; director news, Tribune Broadcasting's Washington Bureau, since 1996. Internship coordinator Tribune Broadcasting, Washington, 1996-1997.
Member alumni admissions council representative Northwestern University Alumni. Member The Singing Angels, Cleveland. Judge Miss United States of America State Pagaents, Mississippi, Rhode Island.
Guard instructor Yorktown High School Color Guard, Arlington, Virginia, 1989-1996. Member, emcee, dance captain The Alexandria (Virginia) Singers, since 1990. Speaker Close-Up Foundation, Washington, since 1995.
Judge Atlantic States Judging Association, Virginia, since 1996. Member Delta Zeta Alumni Association Northern Virginia.