Bachelor of Science in Painting, Skidmore College, 1966. Master of Fine Arts, University Pennsylvania, 1969.
Professor Community College Philadelphia, 1969—2000. Visiting professor Princeton University, New Jersey, 1985. Visiting instructor Anderson Ranch Arts Ctr Snowmass College, 1996.
Member Philadelphia Art Commission, 1992—1996.
Member Mayor's Cultural Advisory Council, Philadelphia, 1987—1991. Board directors Philadelphia Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts, 1985—1989, National Women's Caucus for Art, 1984—1987, College Art Association, 1994—1998.
Married Edwin B. Goldberg, September 4, 1966 (divorced September 1993). 1 child, Jessica Burko. Married Richard Ryan, May 6, 1999.