Bachelor, Long Beach State University, 1953. Master of Arts, Long Beach State University, 1954.
Teacher, consultant Long Beach (California) School District, 1953-1956. Teacher Orange (California) School District, 1956-1958. Teacher, consultant Brea (California)-Olinda School District, 1958-1980.
Independent artist, designer Graphic House Studio, Solvang, from 1980, Stampa-Barbara, Santa Barbara, from 1990. Lecturer folk art Brea School District, 1975—1980. Co-founder and member Gallery Los Olivos, pres, from 1993.
Artist and donor City of Solvang, California, 2005. Member of Mendocina Art Association, Collage Artists American, Artist Guild Santa Ynez Valley, Central Coast Art Association, Santa Barbara Art Association, California Gold Coast Watercolor Society (signature).
Married Robert Hamilton Rymer, March 27, 1944 (deceased December 1999). Children: Thomas Parker, Shelley Ilona.