Bachelor of Education, Concordia College, 1945; Master of Science in Art Education, Illinois Institute Technology, 1970; postgraduate, Chicago The Art Institute of Chicago, 1959-1968.
Teacher Lutheran Schools, Chicago, 1952—1962. Teacher art Park Ridge Public School District 64, 1962—1974, coordinator art, 1974—1988. Workshop presenter NAEA-International Atomic Energy Agency.
Guest lecturer University Illinois, 1971-1972. Member advisory board Contemporary Art Workshop, Chicago. Hiring consultant Evanston (Illinois) Schools, 1985.
Chair art board biannual art show National American Pen Women, Denver, 2005-2006.
Volunteer free meals Lutheran Church, Chicago, 1990-1995. Volunteer Terra Museum of Art, Chicago, 1989-1995. Member of American Association of University Women, Scottsdale Artists League, Arizona Artists League, National League American Pen Women.
(art board chair since 2004, president Scottsdale branch), Chicago Artists Coalition, Chicago Society of Artists.
Married Larry Goodman, June 1963 (divorced 1966).