Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Illinois, 1967, postgraduate, 1967-1970, University of Illinois, 1991-1992.
Teacher University High School, Urbana, 1968, Champaign (Illinois) Public Schools, 1969—1970. Member faculty University Illinois, 1968—1977, Richland College, Decatur, Illinois, 1975—1977. Assistant to director extension visual arts University Illinois, 1969—1970.
Program director Allerton House Conference Center, 1974—1991. Director Allerton Art Institute, 1984—1992. Staff member Krannert Art Museum University Illinois, 1991—1992, member museum council.
Director Artworks Gallery, since 1992. Board directors Center for Study Art & Architect, Monticello Design & Manufacturing. President Farms, Arch Wood Corporation.
Guest lecturer, teacher art workshops. Staff writer Champaign-Urbana Magazine.
Member Pacific Tropical Botanical Gardens, Defenders of Wildlife, National Trust History Preservation, International Platform Association, Kappa Alpha Theta (delta chapter corporation.pres.). Staff writer Champaign-Urbana magazine.
Married Gary Edwin Eickman, June 9, 1968.