Graduated from the high school, Downers Grove, Illinois.
Sales secretary Brookeridge Realty, Downers Grove, 1975—1976. Sales consultant Kafka Estates Inc., 1975—1976. Administrative assistant Chemical District, Inc., Oak Brook, 1976—1977.
Sales representative, manager Anographics Corporation, Burr Ridge, 1977—1985. President, owner Graphic Solutions, Inc., since 1985. Board directors Di Trolio Flexigraphic Institute.
Curriculum advisory board member School District 99, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001. Member of National Association of Female Executives, Ditrolio Flexographic Institute (board directors, president 2005), World Label Association (1st place in World Championship 1994-1996, 2002-2004), Women in Packaging (executive board), Institute Packaging Professionals, Women Entrepreneurs DuPage County (past president), Tag and Label Manufacturers Institute (president 1998—2000, chairman public relations and marketing committee, board directors, Best Managed Company award 1992, 1st place award in United States for Screen Printing 1994-1997, 1999—2001, Best Managed Company award 2001-2003).