Family: Married, 2 Children.
Birth date: 04/26/1958
Birthplace: Milwaukee, WI
Home City: Milwaukee, WI
MS, Nursing, University Wisconsin, Madison, 1983
BS, Nursing, Marquette University, 1980
Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner.
Pediatric Nurse Practicioner
Registered Nurse, St. Mary's Medical Center.
Representative, Wisconsin State Assembly, 2002-present
Member, Republican Party of Milwaukee County
Member, Republican Party of Waukesha County
Member, Wauwatosa Republican Club.
Past Presidents/Co-Founder, Parents Raising Educational Standards in Public Schools (PRESS)
West Allied Speedskating Club.
Former Member, English/Language Arts Task Force of Governor Thompson's Council on Model Academic Standards
Former Member, Standards and Assessments Subcommittee of Governor Thompson's Task Force on Education and Learning.
Criminal Justice, Member
Education Reform, Member
Health and Healthcare Reform, Chair
Public Health, Vice Chair