Bachelor of Science, Skidmore College, 1956.
Artist member Spectrum Gallery, Washington, 1985-1993, Touchstone Gallery, Washington, 1996-2000, 2002-2005, 10. Juried studio artist Arlington (Virginia) Art Center, 1984-1993, Torpedo Factory Art Center, Alexandria, Virginia, since 1988. Participating artist Women in Art and Culture, Beijing, 1995.
Member National Acrylic Painters Association (signature member), National Watercolor Society (signature member, 1st Combined award 1995, Past President award 1999, award 2002), Pennsylvania Watercolor Society (signature member), Watercolor Society Alabama (past signature member), Artists Equity (1st place award 1992, juror's award 1994), Art League Alexandria (numerous awards), Greater Reston Art Center, Rocky Mtn. National Watermedia Society, Georgia Watercolor Society, Southern Watercolor Society, Watercolor United States of America Honor Society.
Married Milton Lopatin, April 5, 1963. 1 child, John David.