EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND: M.A. in Speech/Language Pathology M.A. in Public Administration – Health Care Administration

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND: 1979 to Present at Lake County Board of Developmental Disabilities/Deepwood, as: Speech/Language Pathologist Staff Development Director Human Resources Director Assistant Superintendent Superintendent (January 1996 to Present)

PROFESSIONAL AND COMMUNITY AFFILIATIONS: Leadership Lake County Mentor Rotary – Board Member; Vice-President; President Lake County Free Medical Clinic Deepwood Foundation – Board Member Lake County Family and Children- First Council Ohio Superintendents of County Boards of DD, Region VI – Vice-President Northeast Ohio Network Council of Governments Western Reserve Counseling Western Reserve Junior Service League Lake County Association for Retarded Citizens Ohio Association of County Boards of DD – Trustee