Bachelor, Quincy College, 1973. Medical Science Liaison Society, University Kentucky, 1974.
Administrative library Acorn Public Library. District, Oak Forest, Illinois, 1974—1986, joint consultant building, 1975—1980, Calubet City (Illinois) Public Library., since 1986. Member advisory board Learning Exchanges Special Library Project, 1979—1980.
Member Illinois White House Conference Library. & Information Services, 1978. Administrative library Illinois State Library., 1972—1974.
Member of American Library Association (equipment section administration and management division 1981-1983, small & medium sized libraries section planning committee 1984-1987, conference planning committee 1985, architecture for public libraries committee buildings), Illinois Dressage Association, United States Dressage Fedn, American Horse Shows Association, International Arabian Horse Association (dressage committee member), Friends of Library, University Kentucky Alumni Club, Ahmadu Bello University Arabian Horse Club (delegate 1980, secretary 1981-1986, national delegate 1987), Oak Forest Chamber of Commerce, Joint Advancement of Illinois Libraries (president since 1987), South Suburban Library Association, Library Administrators Conference Northern Illinois 1979-1980, (secretary 1987), Illinois Library Association (member-at-large district library round table 1982, secretary 1983-1984), Beta Phi Mu.