Born on June 7, 1953. Graduated from Shadle Park High School in Spokane, Wa. Completed an correspandant art course from Art Instruction School, Minn., Min., in 1973, and received an AAS degree in Business from Spokane Community College in Spokane, Wa. in 1994. Also have taken a course in Floral arranging. Started with babysitting jobs which led to working over 12 years in various daycare centers. Also worked in a second hand store called Goodwill Industries for over 12 years. Currently retired and selling on items on Ebay.