Bachelor, Midland Lutheran College, 1972. Postgraduate, Wichita State University, 1987. Master of Education, University Nebraska Lincoln, 1993.
Teacher art, Wichita (Kansas) Public Schools, 1972-1975;
director social service and activity, Terrace Gardens Retirement Center, Wichita, 1977-1980;
graduate assistant, U. Nebraska Lincoln, 1991-1993;
teacher middle level, Lincoln Public Schools, since 1994. Instructor Private Pilot Ground School, Wichita, 1974-1975. Volunteer Food Net, Lincoln, since 1989.
Teacher arts and crafts Parks and Recreation Cmty. Superior vena cava syndrome, Lincoln, since 1972. Teacher Arts are Basic, 1995.
Speaker in field.
4-H leader Lancaster County, since 1993. Member National Education Association, Kansas Arts Council, Nebraska Arts Council, Nebraska Arts Education Association.
Children: Dixie, Anne, Abigail.