Bachelor, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1979. Master of Fine Arts, University Wisconsin, 1982.
Instructor Auburn University, Montgomery, Alabama, 1983-1984, Huntingdon College, Montgomery, 1984-1986, Alabama State University, Montgomery, 1985-1986, Henry Ford Community College, Dearborn, Michigan, 1986-1988, Center Creative Studies, Detroit, 1987-1988. Assistant professor Arizona State University, Tempe, 1988-1993, associate professor, 1994—2000, professor, since 2000. Member board Arizona Print Forum, Tempe, 1993-2000.
Artist in residence Frogman's Press Print Symposium, Beresford, South Dakota, 1996, Frans Masereel Centrum, Kasterlee, Belgium, 2001, Jentel, Banner, Wyoming, 2005.
Member Southern Graphics Council (meeting organization committee 1998-1999), Friends of Dard Hunter (vice president annual meetings 1996-1998).
Married Michael Anthony Perrino, November 11, 1995.