Bachelor, Smith College, 1957; student of art, Yale University, 1958-1959; student of art, Minneapolis Institute Art, 1960-1973; student of art, Minneapolis School of Art, 1960-1973; student of art, University of Minnesota, 1960-1973.
Co-founder Minnesota Children's Museum, 1971. Board directors Colorado Springs Goals, 1975-1984, Colorado Springs School, 1974-1980, Cheyenne Village, Manitou Springs, Colorado, 1974-1980, Colorado chapter National Museum Women in Art, Washington, District of Columbia, 1988-1996, Pikes Peak Art Council, 1991-1996, St. Paul Arts and Science Council, 1972, 1984-1987, Penrose Hospital Auxiliary, 1984-1987. Member Pikes Peak Arts Commission, 1993-1995.
Member International Sculpture Center (Washington), Colorado Artists Registry, National Sculpture Society.
Married John Marshall Budd Junior, June 29, 1957. Children: Elizabeth, John Marshall III, Peter, Benjamin.