- B.A. History - Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA.
- M.S. Home Economics - San Diego State University, San Diego, CA.
As the Education Coordinator for Consumer Credit Counselor of San Diego for seven
years, I gave hundreds of money management workshops and helped numerous families
solve their debt management problems. I have taught Family Studies classes at both
San Diego Mesa College and San Diego State University and Consumer Education for Older
Adults classes for the San Diego Community College District. I have been an adjunct
faculty member at Grossmont College since 1989.