~ Bachelors Degree (1972), Music Theory, University of Missouri-Kansas City, Conservatory of Music, 1972.
~ Student of Joanne Baker (1976-1980), University of Missouri-Kansas City, Conservatory of Music.
~ Bachelors Degree (1979), Music Piano Performance.
~ Graduated with Honors (1979): Phi Kappa Lambda.
~ Post-Graduate study in Piano Performance, Student of Joanne Baker, UMKC, Conservatory of Music, 1980.
~ Craftsman Member Piano Technicians Guild, 1978
~ Completed Kimball factory training, 1979.
~ Completed Yamaha ‘Little Red Schoolhouse’ training, 1983.
~ Completed Yamaha Disklavier training, 1987.
~ Former Member of the Tucson Symphony Orchestra Chorus (2010-2023)