Bachelor of Science in Music Education, Elizabeth City State University, 1967. Master of Science in Music Education, Morgan State University, 1979.
Supervisor music Hertford County Public Schools, North Carolina, 1967—1968. Teacher Baltimore Public Schools, 1969—1972. Accompanist Baltimore Symphony Chorus, 1972—1973.
Pianist Trinity Interdenominational Church, Omaha, 1984—1987. Crisis counselor Boystown National Hotline, 1990—1994. Teacher Flanagan High School, 1994—1996.
Substitute teacher Millard Public Schools, 1998—2003. Chief Executive Officer Tyrance Music Company, LLC, since 2007. Graduate assistant music Morgan State University, Baltimore, 1975.
Founder, director Vaughan-Huber Cultural Arts Program.
Assistant pianist Bible Study Fellowship, Omaha, 1997—2000. Member of Music Teachers National Association (national certified piano), Nebraska Music Teachers Association, Omaha Music Teachers Association, Delta Sigma Theta.
Married Patrick Henry Tyrance, Senior, June 3, 1967. Children: Patrick Henry Tyrance, Junior, Chinita Tyrance-Clark.