Postgraduate, Westhampton College, Richmond, 1955. Bachelor of Arts in Zoology, University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1957. Postgraduate, Department of Art University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1988.
Research assistant Department of Surgery, University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1957-1959. Biologist United States Fish & Wildlife Laboratories, Beaumont, North Carolina, 1959-1960. Research analyst Department of Biochemistry, University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1961-1980.
Media artist Self-Employed, North Carolina. Juror Waterworks Gallery, Salisbury, North Carolina, 1983. Artist A Section of National Peace Ribbon, Chicago, 1985.
Director of exhibitions Center Gallery, Carrboro, North Carolina, 1984.
Member Center Gallery, Southeastern Women's Art Caucus, Durham Art Guild, Delta Phi Alpha.
Married David James, Junior, August 18, 1966. 1 child, Suzette Bardill.