Family: Husband: Jack 2 Children: Kerri, Brian.
Birthplace: Queens, NY
Home City: Medford, NY
MA, School of Social Welfare, State University of New York
BA, Political Science, State University of New York Stony Brook
AA, Women's Studies, Suffolk County Community College.
Social Worker, Islip School District
Associate Professor, Philosophy/Women's Studies, Suffolk County Community College.
Assemblymember, 3rd District New York State Assembly, 2000-present
School Board Member, Patchogue-Medford Board of Education, 1980-1989.
President, Alumni Association, School of Social Welfare, State University of New York, present
Past President, National Organization for Women, Mid-Suffolk
Board Member, Patchogue-Medford Library.
Former Vice-President, National Women's Political Caucus, Suffolk County Chapter
Womens Legislative Caucus.
Governmental Operations, Member
Higher Education, Member
Women Veterans, Chair