Bachelor of Science, University Nebraska, 1957. Master of Science, Kansas State University, 1961. Master of Education, South Dakota State University, 1970.
With Federal Extension Svc., United States Department of Agriculture, Washington, 1956. Specialist Kansas State University Station KSAC, 1957-1961. Home economics editor U. Nebraska Station KUON, 1961-1962.
Specialist Iowa State University Station WOI-television, 1962-1967, South Dakot State University Station KESD-television, 1967-1971.
Radio/television specialist Station KUOM University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1971. Associate professor department family social science, 1982.
Field editor Better Homes & Gardens, 1972-1973. Television consultant United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, 1978-1979.
Media freelancer General Mills, Minneapolis, 1983.
Archivist Groves Conference on Marriage and Family,1986. Chair advising committee children"s radio network Station, 1990-1992. Producer Foreign The Family AAHS-WWTC-Department of Administration and Management, Minneapolis, 1990-1994.
Producer With The Roosters Radio Nadezhda, Commonwealth of Independent States and Moscow, Russia, 1994.
Interview Locomotion series British Broadcasting Corporation, 1994. Producer: (television documentary) Building Blocks for Learning, 1965 (American Council on Exercise award), (radio programs) Nutrition Award, 1977 (AWRT award), School Bell Awards, (Midwest Economies Association, USA award 1979, 80, 82).
Named Alzheimer fellow Sigma-Tau Foundation, 1990.
Member of Agricultural Communicators in Education (Superior award 1966, 1969, 1981, 1991, 1994, Best of the Best award 1991), Epsilon Sigma Phi.