- Occupation: Researcher/Planner
- I am the mother of three sons ages 6, 10 and 13.
- I earned a Master's in City and Regional Planning and Ph.D. in Housing from Cornell University.
- In 1995-97, I served on the Monte Vista School Site Council and, in 1997, was elected to the Hope School Site Council.
- My work includes conducting survey research for UCSB, teaching college, providing housing services to the elderly, and evaluating federal programs.
- I co-chaired two PTA committees and regularly attend PTA meetings.
- I currently serve as Treasurer of the Board of Directors for the Santa Barbara Community Housing Corporation.