Student, University Alabama, Tuscaloosa, 1955—1957. Bachelor in Education cum laude, Florida Atlantic University, 1970. Postgraduate in accounting, Georgia State University, 1975.
Teacher Miami, Florida and Atlanta, 1970—1972. Secretary, treasurer Shillington & Associates, Atlanta, 1972—1975. Assistant to president Southeast Communications Systems, 1975—1976.
Administrator, finance assistant Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce, South Carolina, 1976—1980. Materials, cost control manager Shaw, Walker Company, Florence, 1980—1985. Purchasing supervisor OKI Telecom, Atlanta, 1985—1987.
Manager purchasing contracts Cyrogenic Services, Inc., Canton, since 1987. Vice chairman campaign United Way, Florence, 1982—1983. Vice chairman allocations, Florence, 1979.
Member of Delta Zeta Alumnae Association, National Association Female Execs, Purchasing Management Association Georgia, American Production and Inventory Control Society (board directors 1982-1985, Recognition award 1985).
Married Thomas Raymond Shillington, May 13, 1957. Children: Lisa Ann, David Gary.