Student, Oberlin College, 1954. Bachelor in English, San Diego State University, 1956. Bachelor in Music, San Diego State University, 1976.
Master of Arts, Duke University, 1957.
Violin teacher Suzuki program San Diego State University, 1969-1991. Owner, broker Mountain Farms Realty, Julian, California, since 1980.
Member La Mesa-Spring Valley School District Board Education, La Mesa, 1977-1990. Member American Association of University Women (La Mesa-El Cajon branch), San Diego Association Realtors, La Mesa Rotary Club.
Married Russell Gordon Gastil, September 13, 1958. Children: Garth, Mary, George, John.