Associate of Arts, Sullins College, Bristol, Virginia, 1955. Student, Boston Museum School, 1956. Student, Romano School Art, Gloucester, 1954—1955.
Student, Evanston Arts Center, Chicago, 1966—1969. Bachelor in Art and Secondary Education, College St. Benedict, St. Joseph, Minnesota, 1974.
Instructor special art laboratories Kennedy School, St. Joseph, Minnesota, 1972—1973, teacher grades 1-3, 1974—1975. Teacher grades 9-12 Apollo High School, St. Cloud, 1976—1977. Co-director European studies St. John's University, St. Joseph, 1983, 1988, 1989, Upper Mid-West Association Indiana Colleges, St. Paul, 1983, 1984, 1988, 1990.
Board governors Rockport Art Associate, 2009. Adjunct professor art College St. Benedict, St. Joseph, 1980—1990, St. Johns University, Colleqeville, Minnesota. Lecturer in field.
Critic, juror various schools and associations, 1976—2000. Critic Oddessy of the Mind, St. Cloud, 1996—1998. Board governors Rockport Art Association, 2007—2011.
Member of Cape Ann Artisans, Society Encouragement of Arts (charter member), Rocky Neck Art Colony (member executive board 1995—2005).
Married Gordon George Goetemann, December 27, 1958. Children: Elisabeth, David, Mark, Christopher.