1 son, Ronald West. Bachelor of Music, University of Michigan, 1958, Master of Music, 1962. Director orchestra Birmingham (Michigan) public schools, 1958-1964. Instrumental music teacher Rochester (Michigan) Community Schools, 1972-1973.
Director orchestra Ferndale (Michigan) City Schools, 1979-1980, 83-93, music coordinator 1989-1993, retired 1993.
Lecturer music department.Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan, 1973-1979, 93. Conductor Troy (Michigan) Community Orchestra, 1982-1992.
Retired, 1993. Private music teacher.
Director orchestra Public Schools, Birmingham, Michigan, 1958—1964, Ferndale City Schools, 1979—1980, 1983—1993. Instrumental music teacher Rochester Community Schools, 1972—1973. Music coordinator, 1989—1993.
Retired, 1993; lecturer music department Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan, 1973—1979, since 1993. Conductor Troy Community Orchestra, Michigan, 1982—1992. Retired, 1993; private music teacher.
Conductor Rochester Youth Symphony, 1972—1974, Beautiful Savior Lutheran Orchestra, Bloomfield Hills, 1970—1982. Executive director Oakland Youth Symphony, Rochester, 1975—1979. Member of Martha Cook Alumnae Association (president 1968-1969), University Michigan Alumni Association, Music Education National Conference (national registered music educator 1991), Michigan Arts Alliance, Michigan School Band & Orchestra Association (adjudicator), National School Orchestra Association, Pi Kappa Lambda, Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Alpha Iota (vice president 1957-1958, Sword of Honor award 1958), Phi Beta Kappa.
Married William C. Berndt, August 18, 1962. 1 child Ronald W.