Student, Corcoran School Fine Arts, 1940-1942; student, Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts, 1943-1948.
Instructor, Moravian Preparatory School School, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1942-1945; instructor, Summit (New Jersey) Art Center, 1952-1980; president, Summit (New Jersey) Art Center, 1954-1956; instructor, Academy of Arts, Easton, Maryland., since 1980. Art show judge.
Member, trustee, past president Summit Art Center. Panelist Federated Art Association New Jersey, 1973. Advisor Junior League of Summit, Inc., 1967.
Past member vestry St. Lukes Episcopal Church, Church Hill, Maryland. Trustee Academy of Arts, Easton. Past cuator Wrights Chance, Centreville, Maryland, Historic Museum House of Queen Anne's County History Society, Maryland.
Member Working Artists Forum, National Society Colonial Dames in American (regent of Gunston Hall since 1993), National Association Women Artists (Mildred T. Atkins portrait prize 1951), Harbor Club (Easton, Maryland).
Married John R. Sailer. Children: John Hampton, Katharine Wright.