Bachelor of Science, Northwestern University, 1957.
Coordinator news, Komitet Gosudarstvennoy Bezopasnosti (Committee for State Security) Radio, San Diego, 1958-1960; assistant public relations director, St. Paul Chamber of Commerce, 1961-1963; night editor, Daily Local News, West Chester, Pennsylvania, 1963-1965; editor, co-public, Boutique and Villager, Burlingame, California, 1966-1976; senior editor magazine, The Webb Company, St. Paul, 1978-1984; editor, Groupe d'Economie Mondiale Public Group, Reno, since 1985. Co-public The Mature Traveler, since 1987. Member of faculty Reader's Digest Writers' Workshops.
Member International Association Business Communicators (Merit award 1984), Press Women Minnesota (numerous awards), Press Women Nevada, Society of America Travel Writers (vice president 1999, chair Western chapter 1996-1998, president 2002-2003).
Married Gene E. Malott, October 24, 1957.