Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Cincinnati, 1971. Master of Arts, Syracuse University, 1973. Postgraduate, University London, 1985.
Postgraduate, University Singapore, 1981.
Art teacher, Tatnall School, Wilmington, Delaware, 1974-1977; lecturer in art history, U. Delaware, Newark, 1974-1976, 88; lecturer in art history, Philadelphia Community College, 1978-1979; lecturer in art history, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, 1979-1980, 88; lecturer in art history, LaSalle College, Philadelphia, 1980; lecturer in art history, National University of Singapore, 1981; lecturer in art history, Temple University, Philadelphia, since 1986; lecturer in art history, Pennsylvania State University, Media, since 1986; lecturer in art history, Rosemont (Pennsylvania) College, summer 1991. Associate director African culture program Pennsylvania State University, 1992, panel member curriculum integration conference, 1991-1992.
Member American Association of University Women, National Art Education Association, College Art Association.
Married Thomas H, Kirker, December 22, 1973. Children: Scott, Lindsay.