Bachelor in English, Souther University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Kindergarten and elementary school teacher. Flight instructor Clinton Aviation Company, 1961—1967, rose to positions of chief pilot and flight school manager, 1967—1973. Pilot Frontier Airlines, 1973—1986, Continental Airlines, 1986—1988, United Parcel Service, 1988—1990.
Aviation safety inspector Federal Aviation Administration, 1990—2002, aircrew program manager, 1992—2002. Board directors International Air Museum, Dayton, Ohio.
Co-founder Northeast Women's Center, Denver. Active with Congress of Racial Equality, American Civil Liberties Union, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Member of Colorado Aviation History Society, International Society Women Airline Pilots (founder), Ninety-Nines: International Organization Women Pilots.
Married Julius "Jay" Warner.