Bachelor in political science, University California, 1990. Master of Arts in journalism, University Michigan, 1992.
NABJ scholarship intern WBAL-television, Baltimore, 1988. Undergraduate student intern KPIX-television, San Francisco, 1989—1990. Grad student intern WDIV-television, Detroit, 1991—1992.
Sideline reporter Entertainment and Sports Programming Network at University Michigan, 1991. Morning news anchor/reporter/overnight producer WMC-television, Memphis, 1992—1993. General assignment reporter KOMO-television, Seattle, 1993—1995.
Freelance reporter/newsroom anchor KNTV-television, San Jose, 1995—1996. Weekend anchor/reporter KCBA-television, 1996. Freelance creative consultant Trans World International, 1997.
Subordinate teacher Santa Clara Unified School District, since 2002, Woodside Unified School District, since 2002.
Fund raising coordinator/mistress of ceremonies An Evening with Ben Vereen-Mount Zion Ethnic School Save the Children Program Fundraiser, Mount Zion Baptist Church, Seattle, 1995. Mistress of ceremonies Installation Ceremony - 100 Black Women of Silicon Valley, San Jose, 1995. Choir member St. Francis of Assisi, 2001, St. Joseph Cathedral Basilica, 2000.
Music ministry Plymouth United Methodist Church, Detroit, 1999.