Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, State University of New York, Cortand, 1960. Master of Arts in Library. Science, Indiana University, 1964.
Teacher, Bay Shore (New York) School District 1960-1961, Mad River Township, Dayton, Ohio, 1962, 64. Bookmobile children'slibrarian Dayton and Montgomery County, Ohio, 1962-1963. School library media specialist Rome (New York) School District, since 1979.
Church librarian Bowie United Methodist Church, Maryland., 1970-1972. Active Parent-Teachers Association, Rome, 1976-1982. Leader Girl Scouts United States of America, Rome, 1974-1981.
Leader Girl Scouts United States of America, Rome, 1974—1981. Active member Parent-Teachers Association, 1976—1982. Church library Bowie United Methodist Church, Maryland, 1970—1972.
Member of American Association of University Women, American Library Association, New York Library. Association (treasurer since 1992), Central New York Library. Association, Air Force Officers Wives Club, Pi Lambda Theta, Beta Phi Mu.
Married Robert David Smith, July 22, 1961. Children: Kenneth, Karen, Bachelor of Science in Elementary.