Bachelor of Fine Arts, Buffalo State College, 1975; Master of Arts, Syracuse University, 1983.
Counselor Young Men’s Christian Association/Young Women’s Christian Association, Buffalo, 1972-1975. Art teacher Rome Art and Community Center, 1975-1976, Utica (New York ) City Schools, 1975-1979. Teacher Rome Art and Community Center, Rome City Schools, since 1980.
Aerobics and Karate instructor Young Men’s Christian Association, Rome, since 1993. Freelance artist Valley Gymnastics, John Hayes O'Neil Dance Studio, Rome and Utica, since 1991. Photoshop instructor Boards of Cooperative Educational Services.
Member drug free schools committee Northeast Regional Center, Rome, since 1990. Active Mothers Against Drunk Driving, EDF, gun control organizations. Member Rome Art Association (president, 1st, 2d and 3d place ribbons since 1975), Central New York Watercolor Society, Utica Art Association.
Married Stephen Montgomery Taylor, August 1990. Children: Leah, Crystal, Mathew, Sam, Jane, Susannah.