Bachelor in Education, Arizona State University, 1958; Master of Arts in Education, Arizona State University, 1966; Educational Specialist, Arizona State University, 1980.
Bookkeeper, First National Bank of Tempe, 1955-1956;
with registrar's office, Arizona State University, 1956-1958;
piano teacher, recreation director, City of Tempe
teacher, Thew School, Tempe, 1958-1961;
elementary teacher, Mitchell School, Tempe, 1962-1974;
intern principal, Mitchell School, Tempe, 1976;
personnel intern, Mitchell School, Tempe, 1977;
specialist gifted education, Tempe Elementary Schools, Tempe, 1977-1986;
elementary teacher, Holdeman School, Tempe, 1986-1989;
teacher grades 1-12 and adult reading, language arts, English, Zeilinger Tutoring Svc., since 1991. Graduate assistant educational administration, Iota Workshop coordinator Arizona State University, 1978. Presenter Arizona Gifted Conference, 1978-1981.
Conductor survey of gifted programs, 1980. Reporter public relations Tempe School District, 1978-1980, Access committee for gifted programs, 1981-1983.
Active Tempe History Association, liaison, 1975, Tempe Art League. Freedom train committee Arizona Bicentennial Commission, 1975-1976. Board directors Maple Property Owners Association, 1994-2002.
Storyteller Tempe History Museum, 1997^. Director pagentry Daughters of the Nile, 2002-2003. Member of Daughters of the Nile (director pageantry 2002-2003), Tempe Women's Club.
Married Philip Thomas Zeilinger, June 13, 1970. Children: Shari, Chris.