Graduate, North Central Bible College, Minneapolis, 1945. Certified missionary course, Central Bible College, Springfield, Missouri, 1946. Certified, Assembly God Bengali Lang School, Calcutta, India, 1948.
Special children education, Hershey Medical Hospital, Hershey, Pennsylvania. Corresponding Certified, American Teacher's Association, Minneapolis. Corresponding Certified, Child Psychological Benson, Minneapolis.
Missionary, Assembly of God, Bangladesh, 1946-1961; co-pastor, Nelsonville Assembly of God, Ewing, Missouri, 1971-1981; co-pastor, Warrenton (Missouri) Assembly of God, 1981-1982; counselor, Special Childrens' Home Sherwood Hall, Grantville, Pennsylvania, 1982-1989. Instructor Outreach Ministry, Control Bible College.
Member The Scribblers' Club, Montgomery County Genealogical Society (chaplain Conroe, Texas), Missionary Committee, Assembly of God Church, Lebanon, Pennsylvania (president 1992-1995, Plaque 1992).
Married James Robertson Proudfoot (deceased).