Bachelor, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1945; Master of Arts, California State Northridge, 1965.
Art teacher Burroughs Junior High, Burbank (California) Unified School District, 1945-1947;
art teacher Jordan Junior High, Burbank (California) Unified School District, 1950-1965;
art teacher Burroughs Evening School, Burbank (California) Unified School District, 1950-1960;
art teacher, Burbank H.S., 1965-1977;
art teacher, Burbank Unified School District, Monarch Beach, California, since 1978. Art teacher Burbank Evening School, 1947-1977. Watercolor workshop leader North Hollywood, California, 1973, Glendale, California, 1973, France, 1986, Hawaii, 1987, Mexico, 1992, others.
Curriculum developer Burbank Unified School district, 1945-1947, 65-70. Newsletter coordinator Niguel Shores Community Association, Monarch Beach, since 1988.
Member steering committees Dana Point (California) Cultural Commission, 1992-1993. Member, past president Niguel Art Association, Dana Point, since 1978. Member Sand Dollars, Dana Point, since 1992.
Member planning committee for Annual Whale Parade, Dana Point, since 1992. Member National Watercolor Society, Dana Point Arts Council, Laguna Art Museum, Delta Kappa Gamma (president).
Married Edmund Burke Adams, April 18, 1943. Children: Michael Edward, Stephen Anthony.