Bachelor in Art History, University of California at Los Angeles, 1978; Master of Arts in Art History, University of Pennsylvania, 1982.
Photo archivist Jean Paul Getty Museum, Malibu, California, 1978-1979. Curatorial assistant Southwest Museum, Los Angeles, 1981-1982. Associate curator ancient and Islamic art Los Angeles County Museum Art, 1982-1989.
Development associate Henry Art Gallery, University Washington, Seattle, 1990-1991. Director Donald Young Gallery, 1991-1996. Writer/independent curator, 1996-1900.
Curator 20th-century glass Corning (New York ) Museum Glass, since 2000. Curatorial consultant Seattle Art Museum, 1990-1999, Tacoma (Washington) Art Museum, 1996-1999.
Member gifts and deaccession panel Seattle Arts Commission, 1994-1999. Member Glass Art Society, International Association for History of Glass, Archaeol. Institute American, ArtTable.
Married Peter Jansen Herzberg, June 9, 1984.