Bachelor cum laude, St. Mary's College, 1959. Master of Social Work, University Nebraska, 1961.
Medical social worker San Diego County General Hospital, 1961-1962. Staff social worker Fort Logan Mental Health Center, Denver, 1964-1971. School social worker Aspen (Colorado) School District, 1971-1973.
Clinic director Touchstone Mental Health Clinic, Aspen, 1972-1976. Private practice clinical social work, since 1976. Advisory board Aspen Mental Health Clinic, since 1985, Mental Health Colorado Department Institutes, Denver, 1972-1976.
Member Colorado Commission on Children and Their Families, Denver, 1979-1981, Pitkin County Human Resources Council, Aspen, 1974-1976.
Commissioner Pitkin County, Aspen, 1980-1986. Board directors Roaring Fork Transit Agency, Aspen, 1983-1986. Chairman Ruedi Reservoir Water and Power Authority, Basalt, Colorado, 1981-1985.
Member Aspen Women's Forum, Colorado State Land Use Commn, since 1987. Member Academy Certified Social Workers (diplomate), National Association Social Workers.
Children: Kurt Thomas, Erik Stephen, Soren Michael, Kaela Louise.