Bachelor of Social Work, East Tennessee State University, 1976. The Master of Science in Social Work, U Tennessee, 1981.
Mental health liaison, institute coordinator, Holston Menta Health, Kingsport, Tennessee, 1978-1980; outpatient therapist, Watauga Mental Health, Johnson City, Tennessee, 1981-1987; therapist, Johnson City Medical Center Rehabilitation Unit, 1988-1990; mental health therapist on retainer, Master Control Console Company, Inc., Kingsport, since 1990. Consultant community rape crisis program Holston Mental Health, 1980. Coordinator Title XX treatment program on abuse and neglect Watauga Mental Health, 181-85.
Married E. Douglas Varney, October 24, 1981. Children: Lauren B., Leandra J.