Bachelor, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, 1959. Master of Education, Xavier University, Cincinnati, 1962.
Specialist technical information, General Electric, Evendale, Ohio., 1959; supervisor traffic, Station WCPO subsidiary Scripps Howard, Cincinnati, 1959-1960; editing, writing positions, The Cincinnati Enquirer, 1960-1981; public, editor, Sturgis (Michigan) Journal, 1981-1982; public, editor, Public Opinion, Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, 1982-1986; general news executive, Gannett. Company Inc., Arlington, Virginia, 1986-1987; head journalism department, Western Kentucky U., Bowling Green, since 1987.
Member Association Women in Communications (president 1974-1975, representative to Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism/Mass Communications since 1980, National Headliner award 1979), Association Schools Journalism and Mass Communications (president 1993-1994).
Married Henry Hall Albers. Children: Stephen G., H. William.