Bachelor, City University of New York, 1987. Master of Social Work, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1989. Master of Science, New School for Social Research, 1993.
Social worker Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, 1989-1994. Social worker supervisor Coler-Goldwater Memorial Hospital, Roosevelt Island, 1994—2000. Supervisor social worker Bellevue Hospital, New York City, since 2000.
Member advisory board We Care Home Care, Inc., Brooklyn, 1992-1994.
Volunteer Older Advisory Committee, since 1999, Revlon Walk, American Cancer Society. Member advisory board We Care Home Care, Incorporated, New York York, 1992-1994. Board directors Mothers of Multiples Lower Fairfield County, 2003-2004.
Volunteer facilitator Den for Grieving Children and Families, 2004-2005. Member National Association of Social Workers, National Association Geriatric Care Management.
Married Kenneth Young, October 21, 1989. Children: Dylan and Lauren (twins).