Bachelor of Science in Zoology, Pennsylvania State University, 1964. Master of Education in Biology, California (Pennsylvania) State University, 1968. Postgraduate, University Pittsburgh, 1984.
Biology, health instructor, Allegheny Community College, Pittsburgh, 1969-1985; instructor, Pennsylvania State University, New Kensington, 1978-1984; science teacher, Northgate School District, Bellevue, Pennsylvania, since 1967; also drug/alcohol coordinator, Northgate School District, Bellevue, Pennsylvania, since 1978. Consultant area school districts, Pittsburgh, since 1990. Speaker numerous local organizations, Pittsburgh, since 1985.
Board of directors Animal Friends, Pittsburgh, 1974-1984, American Cancer Society, Pittsburgh, 1979-1983, Teen Recreation Federation, Bellevue, since 1989. Member of advisory board Citizens Against Substance Abuse, Bellevue, since 1990. Member National Education Association, Pennsylvania State Education Association.
Married May 9, 1970 (divorced).