Student, University Southern California, 1953-1955; student, Neighborhood Playhouse, New York City, 1956-1957.
Actress, Los Angeles, 1954-1964; associate producer, Valley Music Theatre, Los Angeles, 1964-1967; vice president development, Computicket division Computer Sciences Corporation, Los Angeles, 1967-1970; administrative assistant, Shubert Theatre, Century City, California, 1971-1972; personal manager, Faye Nuell Management, Beverly Hills, California, 1977-1980; production executive, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Culver City, California, 1980-1983; personal manager, Mayo Management, Los Angeles, since 1984. Lecturer (Becoming a Professional Actor in Hollywood), University of California at Los Angeles, other universities, since 1991.
Board of directors American Civil Liberties Foundation, 1980-1996. Board directors Permanent Charities communications of The Entertainment Industries. Chairperson, coordinator charitable and political fundraising events in Los Angeles.
Member Women in Film, Conference of Personal Mgrs. (treasurer 1985-1989), BeverlyHills High School Alumni Association.
Married Nick Mayo, December 18, 1981 (deceased 1983).