Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting, Memphis College Art, 1987. Master of Fine Arts in Painting, University Texas, San Antonio, 1989.
Graduate teaching assistant University Texas, San Antonio, 1989. Teaching assistant Saturday School Children, Memphis College Art, Memphis, 1986—1987. Administrator Lung Clinic Center Sleep Medicine, Grants Pass, Oregon, since 1990.
Full time painter, since 1990. Art instructor St. Catholic School, 2006.
Board treasurer Josephine County Cultural Coalition, Oregon Cultural Trust, 2004. Member Seattle's Center Contemporary Art, Grants Pass Museum of Art, Greenpeace, Wofld Wildlife Fund, Jame Goodall Institute, Arts Council Southern Oregon, United States Squash Racquet Association.
Married Carlos Edwards, November 14, 1983. 1 child, Renzo.