Student, San Diego Junior College, 1955-1958; student, Mesa Junior College, San Diego, 1993.
With Pacific Telephone, San Diego, 1954-1968. Credit clerk Norwich (Connecticut) Gas & Lights, 1968-1970. Clerk Navy Exchange, New London, Connecticut, 1969-1970.
Front desk clerk Del Webb's, San Diego, 1971-1972. Payroll clerk United States.I.U., 1974-1976. Facility manager Price Costco, 1978-1994, Price Enterprises, Inc., San Diego, 1994-1997, Price Smart Vacations (Costco Travel), 1997—1999.
Facility and maintenance manager The Price Club, 1999—2000. Quality control and support agent Club 4 U. Worker Diversified Copier Products in San Diego, Price's, PAcific bell, Westgate (C Arnolt Smith), Alvin Strep Interiors, USIU, Norwich Gas and Electric, John Myers of Norwich, Navy Exch.-New London, Conn, several hotels and motels.
Volunteer National Multiple Sclerosis Society, San Diego, 1995, React-Telecom. Emergency Services, San Diego, 1985-1993, Perot Headquarters, San Diego, 1992, 96, Social Services, San Diego, 1980-1982, Project Oz (runaway kids). Member International Society Poets, International Society Authors and Artists, Blind Society, Multiple Sclerosis Society, Moose.
Married Paul A. Koski, May 5, 1968 (divorced June 1982). Children: Danita Swift-Stearns, Darla Swift, Deanna Swift-Everett, Deena Swift Bauer, Charles Swift.