Bachelor, Syracuse University, New York, 1954. Master of Public Administration, California State University, Northridge, 1994.
Independent researcher, writer, Los Angeles, 1980-1985; accountant executive, American Telephone & Telegraph Company, Los Angeles, 1985-1992; policy analyst, Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Los Angeles, 1993; special events coordinator Taiwan program, Center for International Training and Development, University of Southern California School Public Administration, 1994; member teaching staff, William S. Hart H.S., Santa Clarita, California, since 1994. Project consultant, guest lecturer Pasadena City College. Member scholar and advising committee MTA Red Line Project, Eastern expert, 1994.
Media relations volunteer Stevenson Ranch (California) Town Council, 1992. Campaign volunteer Clinton campaign, Santa Clarita Valley Democratic Club, 1992, Senator Roberti's No on Recall, N. Hollywood, 1994. Member American Society Public Administration.
Married Arthur Nathaniel Schwartz, January 13, 1968 (divorced February 1980). 1 child, Jonathan Matthew (deceased). Married John W. Hedenberg, August 24, 1997.