Bachelor, College William & Mary, 1979; Master of Education, University of Virginia, 1991.
Assistant director, playground director recreation playground progressive, Virginia Beach (Virginia) Recreation Department, 1978; physical education teacher, Lexington (Virginia) City Schools, 1979-1991; title I reading teacher, coordinator, Lexington (Virginia) City Schools, since 1991. Member Dabney Lancaster Teacher Advisory Board, Clifton Forge, Virginia, 1997.
Married Charles Leo Watts, Junior, Apr, 16, 1982. Children: Mary Carson Watts, Ellen Chandler Watts.