Graduated Cum Laude from Johnson and Wales University in 1993 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Administrative Management. Received her Juris Doctor from Roger Williams University in 1997. Admitted to practice in the State of Rhode Island, United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island and the United States Tax Court.
She began working at RILS in 2000 as a Staff Attorney assigned to the Responsible Parent Project and in 2001 was the Supervising Attorney of that unit. In 2003, she became the Project Director of the Low Income Tax Clinic and a Managing Attorney.
Currently the Managing Attorney of the Consumer Group, which includes consumer debt issues and employment matters, The Responsible Parent Project, HLAN and the Employment Opportunity Legal Corp.