Student, River Falls State University, 1942; Bachelor, Chico (California) State University, 1958; postgraduate, University of California, 1958-1975; postgraduate, Shasta College, 1976-1988.
Teacher, Cloverleaf Rural, Woodville, Wisconsin, 1940-1941; teacher, Cazenovia (Wisconsin) Elementary School, 1941-1942; teacher, West Salem (Wisconsin) Elementary & High School, 1943-1945; bookkeeper, Aetna Insurance Company, Minneapolis, 1945-1948; teacher, Shasta Lake Elementary School District, California, 1955-1958; teacher, Redding (California) Elementary School District, 1958-1976; title 1 teacher, Redding (California) Elementary School District, 1972-1975; artist, Redding, since 1978.
Volunteer Women's Parole Advisory Board, Redding, 1966-1969. Volunteer teacher English as Second Language, Redding. Member American Association University Women (cultural area representative 1986-1988), California Teachers Association, Shastafjell (cultural chairman 1976-1984, scholarship representative 1980-1988), League of California Artist, North Valley Art League.
Married Clinton Holver Johnson, June 12, 1945. Children: Dawn Renee, Debra Lynn.