MA, BA with honors and highest distinction in English, University of Illinois at Chicago. Graduate research, University of Oxford, Oxford, U.K.
Adjunct Instructor, Ulster County Community College, Stone Ridge, NY; Dutchess Community College, Poughkeepsie, NY. Tutor for students at Oakwood School, Poughkeepsie. Educational Writer, Queue, Inc., Bridgeport, CT. English Teacher, The Doane Stuart School, Albany, NY. English Teacher (Permanent Substitute), Hyde Park, NY and Millbrook, NY school districts. Teaching Assistant, University of Illinois at Chicago.
People's Choice Award-Best Poster, A Taste for Writing, Food Service Educators Network International, 2008.
A Taste for Writing: Composition for Culinarians.
National Council of Teachers of English. Conference on College Composition and Communication. National Association for Developmental Education.