Bachelor, Northwestern University, 1954. Postgraduate, Georg August University, Göttingen, Federal Republic Germany, 1958.
Teacher, North Haven and Cheshire (Connecticut) public schools, 1954-1958; research director bibliographical project, Yale University, 1959-1960; editor Yale publications, Yale University, 1960-1962; editorial assistant bulletin, Council on Study Religion, 1970-1972; director development, Station WUNC, 1977-1984; campaign writer, Arts and Sciences Foundation, U. North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1984-1993; director donor relations, U. North Carolina, Chapel Hill, since 1993.
Founder Yale University Women's Organisation, 1964-1968. Deaconess 1st Congressional Church, Cheshire, Connecticut. Member, chairman publicity Episcopal Churchwomen, Chapel of Cross, 1975-1976.
Campaign manager Howes for Alderman Committee, 1975. Trustee Chapel Hill Public Library., 1976-1981, vice chair, 1976-1980, chairman rare bookauction, 1977, chairman of the board of trustees, 1980-1986. Charter member North Carolina Symphony Women's Association, since 1976, charter member symphony county, 1977-1979, publicity chairman Orange County chapter, 1982-1983.
Member organizing committee Orange County Arts Council, 1976. Chairman cultural resources committee Triangle J Council Govts., 1982-1986. Member committee Project 2000, 1982.
Fund raiser David Price for Congress, Orange County, 1986. Member North Carolinians for Gun Control (founder), University Women's Club (chairman program committee 1982-1984).
Married John H. Schutz, June 20, 1953. Children: Martha A., Amy T.