Master of Arts, Reformed Theological Seminary, Jackson, Mississippi, 1989. Master of Divinity, Reformed Theological Seminary, Jackson, Mississippi, 1990. DMIN, McCormick Theological Seminary, Chicago, 1995.
Registered Nurse Cibola Medical Foundation, Gallup, New Mexico, 1979-1982. Member clergy Presbyterian Church, Jackson, Mississippi, 1990-1995, Phoenix, 1995-1997, member clergy, teacher Almaty, 1997—2001, Phoenix.
Married Edwin Willard Oppenhuizen, June 24, 1954. Children: Joshua, Kristin Fairey, Marc, Wanda Johnson, Jack, Joan Andres.