Bachelor of Science, Texas Wesleyan College, 1974. Master of Education, North Texas State University, 1978.
Teacher kindergarten Everman (Texas) Public Schools, 1974—1978, Fort Worth Public Schools, since 1978.
Member of National Education Association, Texas State Teachers Association, Southern Association Children Under Six, Fort Worth Association Education Young Children, National Association Education Young Children, Phi Delta Kappa.
Married Billy Frank Dorsey, November 3, 1959. Children: Darrell, Everett.