AS, Bluefield (Virginia) College, 1959. Bachelor, Averett College, Danville, Virginia, 1977. Master of Arts in Liberal Studies, Hollins College, 1994.
Student, Penland (North Carolina) School Crafts, 1994.
Artist, Vinton, Virginia, 1977-1995. Instructor art Averett College, Danville, Virginia, director Women's Resource Center, 1988, secretary, assistant dean, 1983-1988.
Board directors Artemis Journal, Roanoke, 1994-1995. Member advisory panel Virginia Commission Arts, Richmond, 1986-1987. Guide Museum Western Virginia, Roanoke, 1995.
Area coordinator Governor's Awards for the Arts, Richmond, 1988. Member League Roanoke Artists (vice president 1993-1995), Piedmont Arts, Danville Art League (vice president 1987).
Married Kirkland Hastings Lashley, September 3, 1960. Children: Kimberly Sutliff, Eric P., Mark G.