Bachelor of Science in Art Education, Bowling Green State University, 1964; postgraduate studies, Hiram (Ohio) College, 1973; postgraduate studies, University of California, Berkeley, 1980-1987.
Art instructor, Mentor (Ohio) Schools, 1964-1966; art instructor, Cardinal Schools, Middlefield, Ohio., 1966-1968; art instructor, Jefferson (Ohio) Area Local Schools, 1974-1991; art instructor, N. Canton (Ohio) Public Library., 1991-1993; instructor art adult education, Canton (Ohio) Local Schools, 1995; art instructor, Canon Museum of Art, since 1993; art instructor, private practice, N. Canton, Ohio., since 1991. Consultant, designer Trinity United Church of Christ, since 1991. Designer Stark County Power Squadron, Canton, since 1992, Dock of the Bay Yacht Club, Sandusky, Ohio, 1997.
Member Canton Artists League, Canton Museum of Art, United States Power Squadrons, Stark County Squadron (bridge officer since 1995), Dock of the Bay Yacht Club.
Married Randy Vanek (divorced) children: Keith A., Heather G. Johnson. Married Ricardo S. Rodriguez, June 1, 1991. Step children: Richard, Tracy.