Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Colorado, Boulder, 1947. Master of Arts, University New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1954.
Head art departments, Boulder H.S., U. Hill Junior H.S., Boulder, 1947-1948;
teacher, U. New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1955-1958;
teacher, Albuquerque Modern Museum, 1956-1958;
teacher, Carnegie-Mellon U., Pittsburgh, 1969-1971;
chairman freshman curriculum committee, Carnegie-Mellon U., Pittsburgh, 1970-1971;
teacher, New Experimental College, Thy, Denmark, 1971-1972;
teacher, Sweetwater Art Center, Sewickly, Pennsylvania, 1973-1979;
teacher, Southampton College, Long Island U., 1980-1982;
faculty member master workshop, Southampton College, 1983-1984;
teacher, Art Barge, Napeague, New York, 1985-1992;
member painting faculty, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, 1990. Member board directors, vice president Pittsburgh Broadcasting Corporation, 1974-1976, Sweetwater Art Center, Sewickley, 1976-1979, Anne Mackesey Dance Company, Sag Harbor, New York, 1986. Member first committee Art in Public Places, East Hampton, 1987.
Curator (with Allan Frumkin) The New Frontier: Art From Western Queens, Queens Council on the Arts, 1987. Master workshop Southampton College, Long Island U., 1988. Lecturer Victor D'Amico Institute Art, East Hampton, 1988, Museum of Fine Art, U. New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1989, Weir Farm Heritage Trust, Wilton, Connecticut, 1992, Parrish Art Museum, 1993.
Married Blair Morton Boyd, April 14, 1954 (October 1969). Children: Megan Boyd, Brian Boyd.