Bachelor, University Massachusetts, 1967. Diploma graduate journalism program, University Massachusetts, 1969. Diploma, Simmons College Graduate School Management, 1984.
Senior technical writer Itek Corporation, Lexington, Massachusetts, 1967-1970. Director public information Walla Walla (Washington) Community College, 1970. Professional interviewer McGraw Hill Research, New York City, 1971-1973.
Coordinator public relations James B. Rendle Associates, Malden, Massachusetts, 1973-1976. Executive director American Red Cross, Melrose, 1976-1980, regional manager, 1980-1984, Lynn, 1984-1985. Technical writer Municipality of Metropolitan Seattle, 1985-1986.
Executive director Epilepsy Association Western Washington, Seattle, 1986-1987. Director development American Red Cross, 1988-1997, manager service center, 1994—1996. Executive director Medic One Foundation, 1997-2000.
Development director Success Marketing Inc., 2000—2003. Director development Starlight Children's Foundation, Redmond, 2004—2010. Chief development officer Child Care Resources, Seattle, 2001-2003.
Vice president resource development Boys and Girls Clubs of King County, 2003-2004.
Chairman advisory board Massachusetts Department Public Welfare Community Service Area. Member Melrose Mayor's Energy Commission. Civic advisory board Metropolitan Bank and Trust.
Instructor 1st aid, CPR, American Red Cross. Merit badge counselor Boy Scouts American. Member American Association of University Women, Daughters of the American Revolution, NAFE, National Conference Social Welfare, Society Mayflower Descendents, Society Technology Communications, National Ski Patrol System (senior patroller), Northwest Development Officers Association, Washington Planned Giving Council, Alpha Phi Gamma.
1 child, Joanne Harvey. Married Norman G. Bottenberg, 1985.