Bachelor, Mount Holyoke College, 1963. Master of Arts in Teaching, Johns Hopkins University, 1964. Master of Fine Arts in Writing, Vermont College, 1992.
Master of Divinity, Harvard Divinity School, 2001.
Teacher English, Pelham (New York ) Memorial High School, 1964-1966, Scarsdale (New York ) High School, 1966-1972. Freelance and in-house editor college textbooks and nonfiction Harper & Row, Latham, Random House, Van Nostrand, others, 1972-1980. Minister Unitarian Universalist of Palisades, Englewood, New Jersey, 2001—2004, Fouth Unitarian Society Westchester, Mohegan Lake, New York, since 2003.
Adjustment lecturer Manhattan Community College, City University of New York, 1974. Adjunct faculty Westchester Community College, State University of New York, 1992, 1993-1997, Ramapo College of New Jersey, 1992-1993.
Founding member, past president Master Singers of Westchester, Bedford, New York, since 1982. Member Modern Language Association, Authors Guild, Teachers and Writers Collaborative, Association Writing Programs, Hudson Valley Writers Center, National Council Teachers English.
Married Paul McKenna Fargis, April 23, 1977. 1 child, Christopher Sangrey Fargis.