Diploma, Eastern Secretarial School, New York City. Diploma, School Interior Design, New York City.
From typist to secretary-treasurer, Philip P. Masterson Company. New York City, 1942-1972; executive vice president, board directors, Masterson & O'Connell Inc., New York City, 1972-1980; consultant, Masterson & O'Connell Inc., New York City, since 1981; founder, president, New York Appraisal Corporation, New York City, 1971-1980; co-founder, president, Park Avenue Appraisal, New York City, since 1981.
Member New York Republican Committee, since 1974, Metropolitan Opera Guild, New York City, 1986. Chairman Church of Our Saviour, New York City, 1986. Member Ladies of Charity, Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New York, 1990.
Board directors 80 Park Avenue Condominiums, since 1997. Member National Federation Business and Professional Women's Clubs Inc. (Second vice president 1964, 1st vice president 1966).
Married Maurice F. O'Connell, September 21, 1974 (deceased February 1984). Children: Geraldine, John, Bernard.