Bachelor of Laws, Houston Law School, 1939.
Secretary draftsman Calhoun County Abstract Company, Port Lauaca, 1933—1934. Secretary to president Texas Lutheran College, Seguin, 1935—1936. Legal secretary, draftsman Fohs Oil Corporation, Houston, 1936—1943.
Draftsman, assistant engineer United States Coast & Geodetic Survey, Baltimore, 1943—1945. Civic leader various civic and religious organizations, Beacon and Fishkill, New York, 1945—1972. Professional visual artist New York, New Mexico, and Texas, 1973—1999.
Leader, president various churches, clubs, Beacon and Fishkill, 1950—1972. Artist Eastside Creative Art Club, 1960—1972. President Santa Fe chapter Artists Equity, New Mexico, 1973—1978.
President Houston Women Lawyers, 1943, Santa Fe Artists Association, 1974—1976, St. John's Women's Club, Beacon, 1959—1960, 1966—1969. President, leading minister St. Clare Secular Franciscan Fraternity, Crowley, Texas. Member of Texas Bar Association, Pastel Society of America (juried associate), Tarrant County Women's Section, International Society Poets.
Married August Sellingsloh, May 1, 1943 (deceased April 1998). Children: Susan Louise, Marian Kay, Ellen Agnes, John August.