Undergraduate study, Oberlin University, 1971. Master of Arts in English Language and Literature with honors, University St. Andrews, Scotland, 1973. Student, Cornell University, 1994.
Manager, Tompkins County Arts Council, Ithaca, 1981-1982; manager, Grapevine Graphics, Ithaca, 1982-1983; co-editor, Grapevine Weekly Magazine, Ithaca, 1983-1984; co-editor, Living Publs., Ithaca, 1984-1986; coordinator exhibitions, assistant to director, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell Univercity, 1976-1981; director public relations and publications, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell Univercity, Ithaca, 1986-1993; assistant to chair, department of art, Cornell Univercity, Ithaca, 1993-1994; coordinator public relations and special programs, Council for the Arts, Cornell Univercity, Ithaca, 1993-1994; director committee, Arts & Sciences Development Office, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 1994-1997; interim director, Bayly Art Museum, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 1997; director, Bayly Art Museum, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, since 1997. Co-curator Agnes Denes exhibition, 1991-1992, editor monograph. Co-founder, partner LunaMedia public relations company, Ithaca, 1993-1994.
Member American Assm. Museums, National Cultural Alliance.