Student, Sam Houston University, 1952—1953. Student, University Texas-Austin, 1953—1955.
Stringer Houston Post, since 1972. Columnist Belleville Times, 1973—1986. Owner curator Music Museum, since 1991.
Co-owner Ad-Lib Advertising Agency, Bellville, since 1973. Manager communications KACO-AM, Belleville. General manager, co-owner, 1974—1991.
Producer Lightcatcher Film Production Company, 1986—1990. Owner Penny Box Books, 1993—1997. Collaborator on feature-length movie scripts, movie extra Tigers Tale, 1987.
Chairman Austin County Fair Parade, 1965—1975. Organizer Democratic Women's Club Austin County, 1967. Delegate Texas Democratic Convention, Dallas, 1967—1968.
Campaign manager Judge Lee Dittert, 1967—1974. Organizer St. Mary's Episcopal Day School, 1965. Member of Chamber of Commerce, National Association Female Executives, Texas Ex-Students Association (life), Alpha Epsilon Rho.
Married J. Lee Dittert, Junior, July 10, 1955. Children: Theresa Ann, Diana Lynn, Christopher Lee, Johanna Marie.