Bachelor magna cum laude, Loretto Heights College, Denver, 1967; Master of Social Work with honors, St. Saint Louis University, 1971.
Recreational therapist trainee, Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, 1970-1971; social worker trainee, Jefferson Barracks Veterans Administration Hospital., St. Louis, 1970-1971; social worker, Adams County Juvenile Probation, Brighton, Colorado, 1972-1974; social worker, Boulder (Colorado) County Social Superior vena cava syndrome, 1974-1975; school social worker, Adams County School District #50, Westminster, Colorado, 1975-1980; workshop presenter, Human Enrichment Cons., Denver, 1980-1990; private practice, Denver, since 1980; director, Madison St. Counseling Center, Denver, 1991-1997; founder, director, Women's Mysteries Tour Company, 1993; founder, director, Enneagram Center of Colorado, since 1997. Consultant Mountain Plains Regional Center, Denver, 1981-1985, Department Education, Topeka, 1981-1987, Department Special Education, Nebraska, Colorado, Missouri, New Mexico, Utah, 1982-1986.
Board directors Denver School for Gifted, 1982-1986, Weaver Foundation, 1985-1986, St. Mary's Academy, Englewood, Colorado, 1985-1988. Member National Association of Social Workers, National Organization of Women, Academy Certified Social Workers, International Enneagram Association, Association Transpersonal Psychology, Colorado Association Clinical Social Workers, Vajra Plaue Foundation (board directors since 1990, president & book chair since 2003).