Bachelor in Economics/Mathematics Bucknell University, 1964.
Blood service coordinator, American Red Cross, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, 1978-1982; executive director, American Red Cross, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, 1982-1984; executive director, Allied Arts Fund, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1984-1988; director annual giving, Lebannon Valley College, Annville, Pennsylvania, 1988-1991; director development, Lebannon Valley College, Annville, Pennsylvania, since 1991.
Board directors Penn Laurel Girl Scout Council, since 2002. Member of National Committee Planned Giving, Association Health Care Philanthropy, National Society Fundraising Executives (treasurer 1987-1990, vice president 1991-1992, president 1993-1994, chair CEU review board 1996—2000, board directors central Pennsylvania chapter, Fundraiser of Year 2000), Hanover Area Chamber of Commerce (human service committee since 1997, board directors since 2004), Kiwanis (club president 1999—2000, lieutenant governor Pennsylvania division 13S 2001-2002, Pennsylvania Kiwanis Foundation since 2002, district education chairman since 2004).
Married Richard B. Arnold, June 20, 1964. Children: Catherine Arnold Mayone, Barbara Arnold Potena.