Bachelor, Hunter College, New York City, 1992; Certified Interfaith Minister, The New Seminary, New York City, 1993; Master of Fine Arts in English, Brooklyn College, 1995.
Writing consultant, Poets in Public Svc., New York City, 1990-1994; educational consultant, trainer, Teachers and Writers Collaborative, New York City, since 1990; Adjunct Professor, Brooklyn College, since 1993; Adjunct Professor, Medgar Evers College, Brooklyn, since 1996. Member of advisory board, consultant Ariane Company. New York City, since 1993.
Educational cons, speaker Center for Urban Youth and Technology Teachers College New York, since 1990. Vol speaker on motivation and self esteem for youth Ancient Image Productions, New York City, 1991-1996. Member Association Interfaith Ministers.