- Associate degree from Hickey College, St. Louis, Mo.
- Administrative assistant at Community Federal Savings and Loan, St. Louis, Mo. (1978–84)
- Administrative assistant at Aragon Public Relations and Consulting, St. Louis, Mo. (1984–89)
- Administrative assistant at Boatmen’s Bancshares Inc., St. Louis, Mo. (1989–96)
St. Louis, Mo.
Loves to travel and has visited 48 states and four countries so far
Favorite thing to do in St. Louis:
Drive her Corvette along the winery trail and the Missouri Great River Road, and go to performances at the Fabulous Fox Theatre
“I can do all things through him who strengthens me.” (Phil. 4:13 ESV)