Bachelor in Fine Art, California State University Stanislaus, Turlock, 1971.
Teacher Sacramento City School District, 1973—2010. Facilitator, staff California Consortium for Arts Education, Sacramento, 2002—2005.
Member of Crocker Art Museum (teaching advisory board since 2002), National Art Education Association, California Art Education Association (chair vols. 2001, chair northern area youth art month 2004-2006, Award of Merit 2001, Ruth Jansen Outstanding Visual Arts Educator of Year award 2004).
Married James Piskoti, June 16, 1984.