A 1965 graduate of Bristol Eastern, she took up roller skating in grammar school before developing her skills further at rinks in Hartford and New Britain.
Her dedication to the sport brought early honors at both state and regional levels. She won many titles in figures, pairs and dance competitions in CT, N.Y. State and the Northeast Regionals competitions. Some of her individual crowns were earned with perfect scores.
She was Senior Figure National silver medalist in 1965 and National Champion in 1966, 67 and 68. She went on to become a judge for skating competitions up to the US National level. In addition to her skating, she served on the board for the Wilton Swim Team while also serving as vice-president for coaches.
She also served as gymnastics official for levels 3-4 and a swimming official and diving judge for state high school meets. She was inducted into the Northeast Regional Roller Skating Hall of Fame in 2013 and the National Hall of Fame in 2015.
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