Bachelor in Music, California State University, Carson, 1983. Master of Arts, California State University, Carson, 1984.
Senior copywriter Aldens, Chicago, 1960-1965. Continuity director Station KTUK-television, Phoenix, 1965-1966. Direct account writer Station KTAR-television and Radio, 1966-1976.
Senior copywriter Direct Marketing Corporation, Los Angeles, 1976-1977. Writer, editor McAuto, Long Beach, California, 1977-1979. Owner, operator The Printery, Huntington Beach, 1979-1982.
Writer, editor Douglas Aircraft, Long Beach, 1982-1984. Journalism teacher, band and chorus director St. Anthony High School, 1984-1986. Freelance writer Los Angeles, since 1986.
Board directors Baroque Consortium Chamber Orchestra, Rancho Palos Verdes, California, 1983-1984. Member Mu Phi Epsilon (collegiate president 1982-1983, district director 1986-1987, international editor since 1987), Phi Kappa Phi.
Married Raymond Verr, June 5, 1960 (divorced 1976). Children: Andrea, Richard. Married Donald James Flynn, January 24, 1978.
Children: Julia, Matthew, Susan.