Bachelor of Fine Arts, John Herron Arts Institute, 1957. Master of Fine Arts, Boston University, 1958.
Art instructor Ferry Hall School for Girls, Lake Forest, Illinois, 1958—1959. Artist, reader's advisory Topeka Public Library., Kansas, 1962—1969. Instructor, art department Avila College, Kansas City, Missouri, 1969—1972.
Teaching associate, art department University Missouri, 1972—1974. Private art practice, since 1974. Advisory board Emily Taylor Women's Resource Center University Kansas, Lawrence, 1982—1999, president, 1995—1998.
Member Imagination and Place Committee, Lawrence, since 2002. Featured in film Story of Computer Graphics, 1999, Imaging by Number: A Historical View of the Computer Print Exhibition, Block Museum of Art Evanston, Illinois, 2008.
Member of Kansas City Artists Coalition (founder, past president).
Married Charles Jeffries Bangert, June 9, 1959.