Student, University Pittsburgh. Student, Carnegie Tech.
Advertising artist, Pittsburgh Sun-Telegraph, 1943-1945; manager, designer, Maison Andren Silk Painting, New York City, 1948-1949; business owner, Boyer Originals, Leonia, New Jersey, 1952; wig designer, American Character Doll, New York City, 1952-1954; needlework designer, Reader Mail Company. New York City, 1955; designer plush toys, MyToy Company, Brooklyn, 1955-1957; designer plush and rag toy, A&L Novelty Company, Queens, New York, 1957-1959; designer plush and rag toy, Gund Toy Company, Flushing, New York, 1960; designer plush and rag toy, Columbia Toy Company, Kansas City, Missoury, 1960-1964; designer plush and rag toy, Gene Toys, St. Louis, 1964-1968; manager, curator, Parkville (Missouri) Fine Arts Gallery, 1968-1972; designer plush toys, Beloved Toy Company, Kansas City, 1972-1973; designer plush, rag toys, Superior Toy & Novelty Company, Kansas City, 1973-1981; retired, 1981.
Donated and maintained garden on north side of Kansas City Museum, 1987-1995. Member Association Earth Science Clubs of Greater Kansas City.