BM, University of Michigan. MM, Indiana University. Studied with Oren Brown, Margaret Harshaw, Paul Matthen, and Richard Miller.
Former head of Voice and Opera Department at University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. Has performed in recitals, operas, and oratorios throughout the United States. President of New York Chapter, National Association of Teachers of Singing. Adjunct teacher, Metropolitan Opera Apprentice Program. Voice faculty, Mannes College The New School for Music, since 1980.