1985 MFA, Ceramics: Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York; Minors: Art History, Photography
1981 BFA,Ceramics: Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida
1972 BA, Journalism: Loyola University, New Orleans, Louisiana

Workshops & Studies
2014 One-month residency at Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, Newcastle, Maine
2013 One-month residency at Heliker-LaHotan Foundation, Cranberry Island, Maine
2006/2004/2000 Anagama and Naborigama workshops at Peter’s Valley Craft Center, New Jersey
2001/1999 Additional study with Cynthia Bringle and Jane Peiser at Penland School of Crafts, North Carolina
1996/1995 Majolica workshops with Walter Ostrom and Linda Arbuckle