- Born and raised in close proximity to the New Jersey Devil.
- BA in English, Hollins University, Roanoke, Virginia
- MA in Creative Writing, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New
- Poetry in Puerto del Sol, Sonora Review, Cream City Review,
Route One, Gyst, Slipstream, Poetry Motel, Poet Lore, Kalliope.
- Children's book reviews in NY Times Book Review.
- Day Job: Web editor for international public health consulting
- All the time job: Mommy and wifey