AB cum laude, Brown University, 1962. Master of Arts, Cornell University, 1964.
Press associate, various Broadway, off-Broadway shows, New York City, 1964-1969; account executive, Abby Hirsch Public Relations, New York City, 1970-1972; manager special projects, Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc., New York City, 1972-1983; freelance journalist, New York City, since 1983. Instructor comedy writing New York University, 1979-1981. Instructor writing New School for Social Research, New York City, 1983.
(For Moms Everywhere: How did your mom know how to put on ...)
Member Writers Guild American East, American Society Journalists and Authors.
Married Richard Mackey Nusser, October 4, 1981. 1 child, Alden Fitzpatrick.