Student Sweet Briar College. Student (Ford Foundation scholar) School American Ballet, 1960.
Member Robert Joffrey Ballet, New York City, 1957-1960, soloist, 1959-1960. Member American Ballet Theatre, New York City, 1960-1963, Huntington Dance Ensemble, Long Island, New York, 1968-1969. Soloist DanceRepertory Company, 1969-1972.
Teacher ballet, associate chairman Friends of America Ballet Theatre, New York City, 1972.
Rehearsal coach American Ballet Theatre II, 1973-1985. Member scholarship committee American Ballet Theatre School, New York City, 1974;director Alabama By-products Corporation, 1971-1977.
Rehearsal coach Joffrey BalletII, 1985-1995, American Ballet Theatre Studio Company, 1995. Board of directors Children"s Hospital Clinic, Birmingham, 1955-1957, Spoleto Festival, United States of America, 1980-1983, Alabama State Ballet, 1967, Birmingham Civic Ballet, 1952-1967.
Trustee Ballet Theatre Foundation, 1974-1987, vice president, 1980-1981.
Trustee EpiscopalSch. of New York, 1979-1983, Chapin School, 1982, Animal Medical Center, New York City,1982, Cancer Research Institute, 1984.
Trustee Ballet Theatre Foundation, 1974—1987, vice president, 1980—1981. Trustee Chapin School, 1982—2003, Animal Medical Center, New York City, 1982—2009, Cancer Research Institute, 1984—2009, Episcpoal School New York, 1979—1983. Board directors Children's Hospital Clinic, Birmingham, 1955—1957, Spoleto Festival, United States of America, 1980—1983, Alabama State Ballet, from 1967, Birmingham Civic Ballet, 1952—1967.
Member of American Guild Museum Artists, Junior League New York City, Colonial Dames Alabama, Colony Club, Lakewood Country Club.
Married Richard Bernard Englund, December 1, 1959 (deceased 1991). Children: Alixandra Gage, Rachel Rutherford.