Bachelor in English, University Texas, Austin, 1974. Master of Arts in English, Rice University, Houston, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy in English, Rice University, Houston, 1979.
Associate professor English Del Mar College, Corpus Christi, since 2000.
Member of Junior League Corpus Christi (funding vice president 1989-1999, award 1999).
Married Randall Lee Calloway, August 5, 1978. Children: Alexander Calloway, Allison Calloway, Austin Calloway.