Bachelor, Western Maryland. College, l952; Master of Education, Pennsylvania State University, l968.
Teacher mathematics Carroll County Public Schools, Westminster, 1952-1968, supervisor mathematics, 1968-1973. State mathematics supervisor Maryland Department Education, Baltimore, 1973-1979. Program manager Ginn & Company, Lexington, Massachusetts, 1979-1981.
Teacher University Maine, Rockland Campus. Teacher math Wayland Public Schools, Massachusetts, 1982-1994, retired, 1994. Instructor University College, Thomaston, Maine, 2002-2005.
Board chair Maine School Administration District 5, 2003-2007. Speaker, workshop leader numerous local and state education meetings.
President Carroll County General Hospital Auxiliary, Westminster. Member National Council Teachers Mathematics Association State Suprs. Mathematics.
Married John David Buffington, June 20, 1953 (divorced 1963). 1 child, A. Virtina Buffington Hunter.