Bachelor in Fine Arts, Texas Tech University, 1968. Master of Fine Arts, Arizona State University, 1971. Postgraduate, Arizona State University, 1972.
Created art department for Urban League School Washington Urban League, 1973-1975. Chair department art Calvert High School, Prince Frederick, Maryland, 1975-1980. Owner, gallery director Ocean Hand Art Gallery, Ocean City, 1980-1982.
Freelance graphic designer Laurel, 1982-1985. High school programs coordinator National Museum Women in the Arts, Washington, 1986-1990, museum programs consultant, since 1990. Chair department fine arts Forestville (Maryland) High School, since 1990, Flowers High School, since 2000, coodinating chair fine arts department, since 2006.
Curator Expanding Visions Exhibition World Cube Association honorees at National Museum Women in the Arts, 1991, Corinne Mitchell: A Glimpse of Joy Exhibition at National Museum Women in the Arts, 1992, Pulse Point exhibition Harvard College, 1996. Curator, writer exhibition catalog Violence Against Women: Breaking the Silence, at Greenbelt Arts Center, 2002. Owner Gaines Clore Wynn Studio and Gallery, since 2001.
Artist, art consultant. Consultant to national advisory board National Museum Women in the Arts. Art consultant 21st Century Learning Centers, Suitland, Maryland.
Curator Seven Artists St. Marrten, Norm Parish Gallery.
Founder Art Honor Society (now National Art Honor Society), 1975. Board directors Art for the People, since 2003. Appointed member Maryland State Arts Council, 2002—2006, grants committee, 2003.
Honorary board directors N. Street Village Sheltor for Women, Washington, 2006. Gala chair Annual Fundraiser N. Street Village Four Seasons Georgetown, 2006. Member extended day program for fine arts in public schools, since 2006.
Member of Daughters of the American Revolution, National Art Education Association (Presidential award 1995), Democratic Spouse Organization, Congressional Black Caucus Spouse Organization (elected secretary executive committee since 2006), Women's Caucus for Art (membership chair since 1990, national board directors).
Married Albert Russell Wynn, May 2001. 1 child from previous marriage Meredith Gaines Clore.