Bachelor, University Washington, 1942. Master of Education, University Washington, 1970.
Psychologist Medical-Dental Psychiatric, Seattle, 1946-1947, Seattle School District, 1950-1955. Teacher Kirkland/Edmonds (Washington) Schools, 1960-1967. Counselor Edmonds School District, 1977-1983.
Writer Snohomish, Washington, since 1979.
Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, Authors Guild, Society Children's Book Writers Illustrators.
Married Don Macri (deceased 1940). Married Gordon Greimes, October 24, 1947 (divorced 1983). Children: NIcole Southard, Mari, Christopher Greimes, Roger.