Bachelor of Arts, Emerson College, 1950, Master of Arts, 1965;postgraduate Boston University, Boston College, Tufts U.
Speech consultant Wellesley College, 1963—1964. Graduate teaching assistant Emerson College, 1964—1965. Instructor Salem State College, 1965—1972, assistant professor, 1970, associate professor theatre, from 1972, chairperson theatre & speech communication department, 1972—1977.
With Acitve Marblehead Democratic Town Committee.
Member of New England Theatre Association, World Communication Association, American Marketing Association, American Theatre Association, American Association of University Women.
Married Morton Ettinger Ettinger, November 12, 1950. Children: Linda Joyce, Steven Alan, Jonathan Mark.