Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre, Southern Methodist University, 1981. Master of Arts in Broadcast Journalism, University Missouri, 1990.
Acting promotions manager, Station KOMU-television, Columbia, 1987; marketing director, Missouri Symphony Society, Columbia, 1989; general manager, Missouri Symphony Society, Columbia, since 1990. Teacher, play director Children's Theatre School Columbia Entertainment Company, since 1985, member of advisory board, 1990-1991.
Member Philantropic and Educational Organization, Downtown Optimist Club (Columbia).
Married Keith Virgil Yarwood, August 12, 1989.