Bachelor of Fine Arts, Newcomb College, 1955.
Teacher Dallas Museum of Art, 1956-1965. President Cushing Galleries, Inc., Dallas, 1962-1979. Teacher Cushing Studio Inc., since 1979.
Director, Cushing Atelier, 1962. Chair Six Operas by Six Artists Exhibition/Dallas Opera, 1996.
Board directors Dallas Opera, Dallas Theatre Center. Member of Texas Printmakers (president 1966-1970), Dallas Print and Drawing Society 1972-1980, Texas Fine Arts Association (honorary), Alpha Omicron Pi, Phi Delta Kappa.
Married Everett Ellis Gantz, September 20, 1958. Children: Elaine Gantz Wright, Melissa Gantz Bowden.