Student, California State University, 1983. Bachelor in Economics/English, George Mason University, 1983. Master of Business Administration in Health Care Administration, Columbia Pacific University, 1990.
Assistant director/acting director This Way House, Alexandria, 1983-1985. Private consultant, 1985-1986. Business manager Falls Church (Virginia) Medical Center, Virginia, 1986-1988.
Administrator, Neurology Superior vena cava syndrome, Incorporated., Fairfax, Alexandria, Woodbridge, Virginia and Washington, 1989-1992.
Senior partner Cook& Miele Associations, Alexandria and Los Angeles, 1989-1993. Assistant vice president RehabCare Corporation, Rio Hondo Hospital, Downey, California, Valley Presbyterian Hospital, Van Nuys, California, Alhambra (California) Hospital, Saint Louis, Missouri, 1993.
Consultant Street.Elizabeth"s Hospital Crisis Intervention Training, Washington, 1985, Alexandria"s Child Safety Day, 1984. Board of directors Help in Emotional Trouble, Fresno, 1982, vice president, board directors, 1983.
Board directors Mental Health Association, Alexandria, 1984, vice president board, 1985.
Delegate National Network of Runaway and Youth Services Symposium, Bethesda, Maryland., 1985. Vice president Alexandria Mental Health Association, 1983-1986. Active National Head Injury Foundation, Virginia Head Injury Foundation, California Head Injury.
Volunteer Alexandria Crisis Hot-Lincolnshire.
Grantee Youth Development Bureau, 1984, 85, Alexandria City grantee, 1985.
Member Sons of the American Revolution, American College Health Care Executives (affiliate), American College Medical Quality (affiliate), American Board Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians (diplomate), American Academy Medical Administrators, American College Neuromusculoskeletal Administrators, Entrepreneur Organization, Alexandria Club (president 1985), Demolay.