Bachelor, Smith College, 1954.
Reporter, Tustin (California) News, 1955; newspaper editorial assistant, The Register, Santa Ana, California, 1955; associate editor, American Mercury Magazine, New York City, 1956-1959; freelance writer, New York City, 1959-1960; editor, Royal Insurance Companies, New York City, 1960-1962; book editor/copy editor, American Legion Magazine, New York City, 1962-1975; senior editor, American Legion Magazine, Washington and Indianapolis, 1976-1982; assistant editor, American Legion Magazine, Indianapolis, 1982-1983; senior writer, Writers For Business, Indianapolis, 1983-1988; senior writer, Writers For Business, Tampa, Florida, since 1988.
Board of directors Cathedral School of St. Mary, Garden City, New York, 1967-1971, president Alumna Association, 1967-1969. Board directors Horticultural Society Indianapolis Museum of Art, 1981-1986. President Smith College Club Indianapolis, 1982-1984.
Member Florida Motion Picture and television Association, National Book Critics Circuit, Indianapolis Press Club (board directors 1980), American News Women's Club, West Florida SmithColl. Club (vice president 1992-1994. president since 1996), Ivy League Club of Tampa Bay(board directors 1989-1996, secretary 1990, vice president 1991).