Bachelor of Science in Design, University Michigan, 1962. Master of Arts in Sculpture, Hunter College, 1977. Master of Fine Arts equivalency, College Art Association, 1975.
Instructor Fordham University, New York City, 1970, Philadelphia College Art, 1977—1979. Professor University Vermont, Burlington, 1979—2000, professor emeritus, since 2000. Visiting professor Princeton (New Jersey) University, 1974, Boston Museum School, 1980, Yale University, New Haven, 1987—1988, numerous art institutions.
Co-founder “Artist in Residence” Gallery Gallery, New York City, 1972. Editorial associate Art News Magazine, New York City, 1970. Docent Whitney Museum American Art, New York City, 1970.
Resident Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, New York, 2002, Saratoga Springs, 04, Ucross, Wyoming, 1994.
Married Louis Lionni. 1 child Gina.