Graduate of George Washington University.
White House aide during Presidents Richard Nixon's and Gerald Ford's administrations.
Her older daughter, Fiona McFarland, is a graduate of Annapolis, the U.S. Naval Academy, and is now a Navy Lt., j.g.; and her other daughter, 20, is attending St. Andrews University in Scotland studying counter-terrorism [April 2011].
Hostess of "DefCon 3" on FoxNews.com.
Member of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies.