Bachelor, Clark University, 1981. Master of Science, Columbia University, 1993.
With employee benefits division Mutual Life Insurance Company, New York City, 1981-1989. With human resources division Blue Cross & Blue Shield Connecticut, North Haven, 1989-1991. Clinical social worker Gimbel Master of Science Center, Teaneck, New Jersey, 1991-1992.
Psychotherapist Family Counseling of Ridgewood, 1992-1993. Clinical social worker Family Services Bergen County, Hackensack, since 1994. Psychotherapist in private practice Oradell, since 1999.
Faith formation instructor Church of the Presentation, Upper Saddle River, New Jersey, since 1999. Class representative Dwight Englewood (New Jersey) School, since 1999. Member National Association of Social Workers (steering committee Bergen unit 1993-1998).
Married Timothy Stuart Murphy, July 16, 1983 (divorced December 1987). 1 child, Adam Charles Murphy. Married Harry Augustus Garfield III, September 7, 1991.
1 child, Amanda Leigh Garfield.