Student, Smith College, 1940. Bachelor of Fine Arts, Yale University, 1944. Postgraduate, New School, New York City, 1948.
Postgraduate, Art Students League, New York City, 1948.
Teacher Halsted School, Yonkers, New York, 1948-1950. Lecturer City College of New York, 1959-1965, adjunct professor, 1965-1970. Adjunct professor College New Rochelle, 1973-1977, professor, department chairperson, 1977-1980.
Member National Sculpture Society (Alex J. Ettl grant for lifetime achievement in American sculpture 1995, Victor Memorial prize 1997, exhibit 2002), Sculptors Guild (executive board, ), Women's Caucus for Art.
Married Robert Edward Borgatta, April 24, 1948 (divorced March 1976). Children: Francesce, Paola, Mia.