Student, Cooper Union School Art & Architect, 1949. Student, City University of New York, 1952. Student, San Jose State University, 1969.
Art teacher Los Angeles City Schools, 1957-1962. Design instructor Los Angeles City College, 1960. Bilingual teacher Alum Rock School District, San Jose, 1969-1991.
Arts commissioner City of San Jose, California, 1994-1998. Mentor teacher State of California Department Education, Sacramento, 1984-1987. Member Fulbright Scholar Latin America project Stanford University, China and Korea/California Department Education, 1987, California International Studies member, 1985.
Board directors San Jose Art League, 1985-1988. Arts commissioner City of San Jose, 1994-1998. Member California Art Education Association, California Teachers Association, Paper Gem Printmakers of Silicon Valley (co-founder).
Children: Marina, Diana and Valerie Andriola.