Birthdate: February 13

Birthplace: Buffalo, NY

City of residence prior to Towne House: Fort Wayne, IN

Education: University of Iowa—BS and Ph.D.

Profession/Employment: Professor of English Literature at IPFW.

Special Interests: Music is a big part of my life, I played the violin. I also enjoy reading.

Family and important people: I am very close to my two sisters.

About Me: My world travels include: Spain, Brazil, Greece, Turkey, Italy and many other countries in Europe. My life’s most exciting experience was living in Brazil. It is a wonderful place to live.