Bachelor of Science, Texas Southern University, 1959. Master of Science in Education, 1968. Postgraduate, University California-Berkeley, 1966.
With Houston Indiana School District, since 1961, assistant principal, 1973-1981, principal Dowling Middle School, since 1981. President Madison Parent-Teachers Association, Houston, 1975. Member Hiram Clarke Civic Club, since 1970.
Board directors Saint Benedict Catholic Council, since 1982.
Named Outstanding Principal, Houston Indiana School District, 1982-1983, Outstanding Educator Houston Business and Professional Women, 1983. Named to Principal"s Institute, Harvard Graduate School Education, 1985.
Member Hiram Clarke Civic Club, since 1970. Board directors St. Benedict Catholic Council, since 1982. Member of National Education Association, Top Ladies of Distinction, National Association Secondary School Principals, Texas Association Secondary School Principals, Houston Professional Association, Texas Education Association Texas Parent-Teachers Association (life), Iota Phi Lambda, Alpha Kappa Alpha.
Married Freddie Maura Maura, March 22, 1959. Children: Robert James, Craig Anthony, Kimberly Yvette.