AB, Bryn Mawr College, 1947. Master of Arts, University Minnesota, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, University Minnesota, 1987.
Founding president Christian for Biblical Equality, Minneapolis, 1987-1995. President emerita Christians for Biblical Equality, since 1995. Protestant chaplain Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, 1987-1988.
Adjunct associate professor Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary, South Hamilton, Massachusetts, since 1992. Founding organizer Women in the Biblical World section Society Biblical Literature, 1980-1989.
Board directors St. Paul Philharm Society, 1964-1966, Evangels. for Social Action, Philadelphia, 1987-1993. Board directors, president Minnesota School Missions, St. Paul, 1959-1979. Board directors emerita Whitworth College, Spokane, Wash.
President Peace and Safety in the Christian Home. Fellow Institute Biblical Research (executive board 1995-1997). Member American Academy Religion/Society Biblical Literature, Women's Classical Caucus, Archaeol.
Institute American, American Philological Association.
Married Richard Clark Kroeger, December 22, 1950. Children: Paul, Robert, Elizabeth, Marjorie, Mary.