1970 Hillsboro High School, Hillsboro, Oregon
1974 Wellesley College, Wellesley, Massachusetts, Bachelor of Arts
1979 University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, Master of Science
1979-1987 Budget and Management Analyst, State of Oregon
1987-1989 Political Campaign Manager and Legislative Assistant
1989-Present Realtor, Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI), Certified Real Estate Investment Specialist (CRIS).
Portland Junior Symphony Orchestra, Violinist, 1965-1970
Oregon Symphony Association in Salem, Board Member
City of Salem Housing Authority Advisory Committee, Board Member
USAA Softball: Member of State Champion Team 1985, 1986, Regional Championship Team 1986
Mountain Climbing: Climbed South Sister 1997, Mt. Hood 1998, Mt. Kilamanjaro 1999
River Rafting: Solo the Wild and Scenic Rogue, 2005. Lower Deschutes. Middle John Day. Upper McKenzie. Upper Clackamas. North Fork of the Santiam. Owyhee. Metolius.
Created amendments to the City of Salem Planned Development Ordinance to foster urban infill and redevelopment projects in a socially and environmentally sensitive manner.
Created a Cottage Development Ordinance to re-establish Salem's Cottage Homes niches as conforming development.
Created Squeegee Holdings LLC to invest in blighted neighborhoods.
Created Pioneer Alley, a Condominium, to redevelop a blighted neighborhood, through the planned development ordinance.
Created Spring River Retreat LLC, for vacation rental opportunities in Central Oregon, minutes from Sun River, Mount Bachelor, the Three Sisters, and the High Cascade Lakes.
Created Cottage Homes LLC, to offer affordable high quality rental opportunities near the downtown district of Salem.