Bachelor, Vassar College, 1966; Juris Doctor, George Washington University, 1969.
Staff attorney, Department Justice, Washington, 1969-1970; special assistant attorney general, Department Justice, Washington, 1970-1973; associate, Jones, Day, Reavis & Pogue, Cleveland, 1973-1976; partner, Roemisch & Wright, Cleveland, 1976-1979; judge, Willoughby (Ohio) Municipal Court, 1979-1986; president, East End Ro-Burton, Inc., Willoughby Hills, Ohio., since 1986.
Member of Executive Committee Lake County Republican Committee, 1976-1986, Lake County Council on Aging, 1988. Board directors Rosemary Home for Crippled Children, Euclid, Ohio, since 1980. Member Willoughby and Eastlake Chamber of Commerce.
Married John D. Crane, August 6, 1966 (divorced July 1975). Married Francis G.H. Sherman, February 6, 1977. Foster children: Christine Rybak, Kim Adams.
1 child, Elizabeth Courtney.