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Oberlin College, BA, 1980
School of the Art Institute, MFA in Writing, 2001
Assistant Director of Development, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 1987-1990
Established Independent Consulting Practice in 1990. Have served more than 30 clients.
Author of one book of poetry and several articles, including an article in Teaching Artist Journal on text/image integration in fifth grade.
Co-Editor of RHINO (1986-2006), an Evanston-based award-winning literary annual (now on Advisory Committee)
Poet-in-Residence in more than 12 Evanston and Chicago schools & Teaching Artist with Columbia College Chicago’s Project AIM
Instructor at DePaul University (Grantwriting Certificate Program: 2009 to present)
Board & Volunteer Experience: Association of Consultants to Nonprofits, Evanston Community Foundation, Evanston Arts Council, Mudlark Theater Company
Co-founder with husband of Sketchbook Brewing Company
Vice President Main-Dempster Mile SSA in Evanston, IL