Student, Phoenix College, 1964. Student, Glendale (Arizona) Community College, 1967. Bachelor in Elementary Education with distinction, Arizona State University, 1969.
Postgraduate, Seattle Pacific University, 1990.
Teacher Glendale (Arizona) Methodist Day School, 1960-1963, Trinity Methodist Day School, Glendale, 1966-1967, Central Methodist Day School, Phoenix, 1967-1968, Catalina Elementary School, Phoenix, 1969-1970, Valencia Elementary School, Phoenix, 1970-1971, Palo Alto Pre-School, Tempe, 1971-1973. Sales representative, educational program Western Public, southwestern states, 1972-1975. District manager Brittanica Films Division, 1975—1978.
Administrator, program developer, teacher Palo Alto and Glendale Methodist Day School. Administrator Skytech Consultant, Inc., Elk Grove, California, 1999. Principal, owner Kay's Kards, since 2001, Glass Painting, since 2002.
Watercolor artist, glass painting Kay's Kards: Giftware, 2003.
(Book by Stewart, Kay)
Member American Penwomen (president 1990-1992), Writers Information Network, Kappa Delta Phi.
Married Robert N. Alkire, July 22, 1952 (divorced August 1971). Children: Shelley Kay Alkire, Kristin Lynne Alkire Porter. Married Elmer Donald Stewart, July 16, 1978.