BA Swarthmore College, one year of graduate study University of Chicago (International Relations), Education Courses Chicago State College
Grammar school teacher, Chicago Public School System (3 years);
Textbook editor, Lyons and Carnahan Publishing Company (2 years); Customer Service, Homemaker Industries (5 years); Customer Service and Quality Assurance, Cole-Parmer Instrument Company, 23 years
Became Customer Service Manager and then Quality Assurance Manager at Cole-Parmer Instrument Company. Served on Boards of Directors of the following organizations: Windy City Performing Arts; Rogers Park Gay Center, which became Rogers Park-Edgewater Gay Alliance; Gay and Lesbian Political Coalition of Metropolitan Chicago; National Organization for Changing Men (as head of a task force); Good Shepherd Parish Metropolitan Community Church; and Twin Gables Condominium Association.