Bachelor magna cum laude, Angelo State University, 1978.
General manager Theatre Under Stars, Houston, 1982—1985. Director special projects Jewish National Fund, 1985—1987. Public information officer City of Houston Housing Authority, 1987—1988.
Executive director Theater District, 1988—1993. Director corporation communications, theater development project manager Pace Entertainment, 1993—1998. Consultant, since 1998.
Freelance writer, since 2002. Member textbook review panel State of Texas, 2004. Member Children's Hospital Auxiliary, since 2004.
Board directors Theater District Association, Houston, 1993—2003, treasurer, 1993—1998. President Longfellow Elementary Parent-Teachers Association, 1997—1998. Member design committee Hobby Center Performing Arts, 1997—2000.
Technical advisor, member planning and design committee Houston Downtown Management District, 1998—1999. Board directors Houston Downtown Alliance, since 2003. Member Texas Children's Hospital Auxiliary, since 2004.
Daughter of Robert Malcolm and Rose Wilkerson Dickson, Emi Dickson (Stepmother). Married David Samuel Finn, April 3, 1981. 1 child Dareth Anne.