Bachelor in Journalism and English, University Minnesota, 1973. Bachelor in Art History, University Minnesota, 1982. Master of Arts in Art History, University Delaware, 1986.
Editor, Miller Public Company, Minneapolis, 1974-1979;
program assistant, National Federation State Humanities Couns., Minneapolis, 1979-1982;
curator American art, Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, 1986-1988;
curator of collections, Hunter Museum American Art, Chattanooga, since 1988. Member art selection committee Omaha Airport Authority, 1986-1987. Member panel Public Art Review Committee, Omaha, 1986-1988.
President, board directors Arts and Education Council, Chattanooga, 1989-1994. Review project grants Nebraska Arts Council, Omaha, 1987-1988.
Member American Association Museum, Tennessee Association Museum, Southeastern Museum Conference, College.Art Association, Association Historians of America Art.