1978 Guilford College Sociology
1984 University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill Health Behavior and Health Education
Extensive experience in developing and managing complex organizational structures aimed at both research and service delivery. Progressively responsible positions addressing research, education and training related to health care access, quality, effectiveness, and cost. Demonstrated success in securing competitive awards, and in supporting investigators through federal, foundation and other grant proposal development and implementation. New initiatives to grow research funding, and to nurture new and established investigators.