Bachelor of Fine Arts in Sculpture with distinction, University Kansas, 1961.
Freelance portrait artist, Highland, New Jersey, since 1961.
Former board directors Dallas Artists' Research and Exhibitions, Dallas KERA Public Radio, Texas Sculpture Association, Dallas chapter Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Dallas Film Festival, Dallas Opera. Former chairman Beaux Arts Ball Dallas Museum Art. Former trustee St. Marks School for Boys.
Former member International Council San Francisco Museums of Fine Arts. Former member board advisors School Fine Arts University Kansas. Member of The American Society Portrait Artists, Portrait Society of America, Dallas Forum, Dallas Charter 100.
Married Richard Cantrell Marcus, March 23, 1968 (divorced 1997). Children: Catherine Marcus Rose, Charles Allen. Married Doctor P. Lawrence Bein, 2001.