Bachelor of Science, East Carolina University, 1969. Postgraduate, University South Carolina, 1989. Postgraduate, University North Carolina, 1983.
Teacher English, School District 17, Sumter, South Carolina., 1969-1973; executive director, Sumter Gallery of Art, 1982-1988; grants writer, South Carolina. Arts Commission, Columbia, 1988-1989; advocacy coordinator, South Carolina. Arts Alliance, Columbia, 1988-1989; executive director, Sumter County Museum, 1989-1996.
Board of directors Sumter School District 17, 1978-1994, South Carolina. Arts Alliance, 1985-1988,Fine Arts Council, Sumter, 1986-1993. Member American Association Museum, South Carolina.
Federation Museum (secretary 1994-1996), Southeastern Museum Conference, Sumter Chamber of Commerce (board directors 1979-1981, 90-92), Rotary.
Married William Stewart Teer, June 2, 1968. Children: John Stewart, Marguerite Kathrine.