Bachelor, University Oklahoma, 1958. Master of Arts, University Oklahoma, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1994.
Assistant Professor of English Language Institute, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical U., College Station, 1977-1986;
visiting assistant professor College Education, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical U., College Station, since 1994;
president, Writing Evaluation System, College Station, Texas. Director Profile Writing Program Inc., unites states department Education National Diffusion Network, since 1985. Speaker, presenter workshops in field.
Chair test of English as Foreign Language, Test of Written English Committee Ednl. Testing Svc., 1991-1994.
Member Philanthropic and Educational Organization, National Council Teachers English, Association Supervision and Curriculum Development, American Educational Research Association, American Creativity Association, Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages, International Reading Association, Texas Joint Council Teachers English, Kappa Alpha Theta, Kappa Delta Pi.
Married Gene Travis Bonner, June 14, 1958 (deceased 1963). Children: Travis, Jay. Married John Robert Hughey, September 18, 1965.
1 child, Melissa Annual.