Bachelor, University Wyoming, Laramie, 1958. Master of Education, University Nevada Las Vegs, Los Angeles, 1983.
Director, professional development center University Nevada Las Vegas, 1996—2004, coordinator, professional development center, since 2004. Board member South Nevada Human Resource Association, Las Vegas, American Society for Training and Development, Nevada Adult Education Association.
Leader Boy Scouts American, Las Vegas, 1973—1976. Active & chairman Junior Mesquite. Sunday school director and teacher Trinity Methodist Church, 1972—1976.
Member of Philanthropic and Educational Organization, Delta Delta Delta Alumni Association (president 1964—2008).
Married Robert Dennis Tate, August 9, 1959. Children: Michael, Susan.