Student, St. Marys College, University Notre Dame, Indiana, 1943—1945. Graduate, Cook County School Nursing, Chicago, 1949. Bachelor Behavioral Social Science, DePaul University, Chicago, 1993.
Head nurse, supervisor, nurse clinician Cook County Hospital, Chicago, 1951—1971. Supervisor University Chicago Hospitals and Clinics, 1963—1968. Director of Nursing Woodlawn Child Health Center, Chicago, 1968—1969.
Director of Nursing prison health care Cermak Health Services, Cook County Jail, 1973—1993. Retired, 1993
Nurse consultant Quality Management, In-Svc. Education; medical-surgical staff nurse.
Consultant, surveyor National Commission on Correctional Health Care, speaker 13th annual convention, 1989, appointed to board certification correctional health, since 1991.
Member American Public Health Association, American Nurses Association (council nursing administration), Illinois Nurses Association, National League Nursing, American Association Diabetes Educators.
1 child by previous marriage: Michael Jerome.