Diploma, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1963. Bachelor summa cum laude, University Baltimore, 1977. Master of Science, University Baltimore, 1981.
Head nurse, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore clinical shift coordinator obstetrics-gynecology., Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore nurse educator, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore. Faculty associate School Nursing Johns Hopkins University.
Member Nurses Association of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (section education coordinator 1986-1987), Wilson Honor Society, Psi Chi.
Married E. Christian Piercy, June 27, 1964. Children: Scott Christian, Krista Louise Piercy Dixon.