Bachelor, California State University, Fullerton, 1974; Master of Arts, California State University, Long Beach, 1978.
Artist, Anaheim, California. Part-time teacher art Ebell Club Anaheim, 1985-1997, art teacher Whittier and Anaheim, California. Lecturer on North America temple mound builders.
Member American International Culture and Art Association, National League American Pen Women (state vice president 1997-1998, American International Culture and Art Association, Orange County branch president 1997-1998, recipient State Women of Achievement award, 1998, Convention Art Exhibit Entry, Washington, 2008), California State University Art Alliance, Southern California Women's Caucus for Art, Orange County Fine Arts, Phi Delta Gamma (Phi chapter).
Married William A. Bennett, January 31, 1953. Children: William George, J. Daniel, Gordon Dean.