Bachelor in English Literature, University South Alabama, 1980. Master of Arts in English Literature, University West Florida, 1982. Graduate, City University of New York Hunter College, 1991.
Postgraduate, University California, San Diego, since 1993.
Coordinator marketing and production Crown Publications, New York City, 1983-1986. Editor magazine Southern Public Company, Pensacola, Florida, 1986-1988. Free-lance writer New York City, 1989-1991.
Guest lecturer Sundog Printing Seminar on Environment, Calgary, Canada, 1990, Cooper Union, New York City, 1990.
Fund raiser Escambia County Democratic Committee, Pensacola, 1980. Volunteer Environ.Def. Fund, New York City, 1989, Pet Owners with Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Resource Superior vena cava syndrome, New York City, 1991.
Member National Beta Society.