Student, University Texas, 1937-1938; Bachelor of Education, University of California at Los Angeles, 1941; postgraduate, Louisiana State University, 1948-1949.
Art teacher, supervisor, California Public School System, 1941-1943;
art teacher, St. Joseph Academy, 1952-1964;
instructor art education, Louisiana State University, 1950-1952;
instructor school landscape architecture, Louisiana State University, 1980-1983;
director, Louisiana Arts and Science Center, 1962-1980;
interior designer, Karl Harvey Associations, 1980-1993. Consultant gifted and talented program Louisiana Department Education, 1978-1985. Advisory coun.Artist-in-Residence Program, 1977-1983.
Member visiting committee Loyola University, New Orleans, 1989-1993.
Co-chairman Plz. Committee, 1970-1984. President Bicentennial Commission, 1976. Member Baton Rouge City Club, Delta Kappa Gamma, Delta Epsilon.
Married Allan Rudolph Brent, December 19, 1941. 1 child, Joanna Raphiel Brent Leake.