Bachelor of Science in Education in English, Ohio University, Athens, 1971. Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting and Drawing, Atlanta College Art, 1981. Master of Fine Arts in Painting and Drawing, University Wisconsin, Madison, 1986.
Associate faculty member Pima College, Tucson, 1988—2000. Art instructor University Arizona, 1990—1991. Founder, director Global Art Project for Peace, since 1993.
Member art and culture commission World Summit on Peace and Time, University Peace, Costa Rica, 1999. Speaker in field.
Member Brazilian percussion ensemble Batucare. Member of Arizona State University Museum Art, Tucson Museum Art.