Bachelor of Science, Newark State College, 1951; Master of Arts, New York University, 1955; Doctor of Education in Painting, New York University, 1972.
Teacher art, New Milford (New Jersey) Junior-Senior High School, 1951-1984; chairman art department, New Milford (New Jersey) Junior-Senior High School, 1960-1984; chairman art, home economics and language departments, New Milford (New Jersey) Junior-Senior High School, 1981-1984; part-time instructor in art extension division, William Paterson College, Wayne, New Jersey, 1963-1967; freelance painter, since 1959. Free lance illustrator. Lecturer in field.
Elder on consistory 1st Reformed Church, Pompton Plains, New Jersey, 1987-1990, 92-95. Member Maine Art Gallery. Member American Association of University Women (secretary, representative, president Northern Jersey interbr., co-president 1991-1992), Woman's Caucus for Art, Arts Council Orange County (member gallery committee 1985-1995), Ringwood Manor Art Asn., Delta Kappa Gamma (chapter president 1978-1980).
Married James Kettlewood, June 28, 1952.