Bachelor of Science, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1956. Master of Arts, Adelphi University, 1968. Postgraduate, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1961.
Postgraduate, Hofstra University, 1966.
Teacher, Harris Hill (New York) Elementary School, 1957; art specialist, Huth Road School, Grand Island, New York, 1958-1959; art educator, Prospect Ave School, East Meadow, New York, 1959-1989; art educator, W.T. Clarke High School, East Meadow, 1959-1989.
Volunteer English teacher to Spanish immigrants, Long Island, New York, 1987-1988. Volunteer soup kitchen, Wyndauch, Long Island, 1987-1988. Member of American Association of University Women, Sarasota Art Association, National Museum Women in Arts, Englewood Artisan Guild (recording secretary 1989-1990, chair publicity committee 1997-1998, board directors), National League Pen Women (chair South Carolina art committee), Venice Art League, Sea Grape Gallery, Charlotte County Art Guild, Rotonda West Federated Woman's Club (past president, arts chairman since 1989).
Married Robert J. McClellan, April 2, 1955 (deceased). Children: Michael J., Linda A., Katherine M., Mary M.