Bachelor, Bennington College, Vermont, 1961. Post grad, Harvard.
Spatial graphic arts designer, New York, 1961. Graphic art designer Cleveland, 1961—1962. Achitectural spatial arts designer Atlanta, 1962—1963.
Freelance graphic art designer Augusta, 1963—1966. Architectural designer, personal administration assistant chief campus architect University California San Diego, La Jolla, 1966—1970, art installation assistant Joyce Cutler-Shaw, resident artist, 1990—1991. Office, business manager, optician for eye surgeon La Jolla, 1970—1988.
Art installation assistant San Diego Art Institute, 1991—1996, art director, since 1997. Juror art exhibitions Solana Beach City Hall, Gallery 21, Spanish Village, Balboa Park, Women's Caucus for the Arts, Fair Housing Council, San Diego, "Wall for the Hall" Championships, others. Art curator Unisys Corporation, Emerald Wyndham Plaza Hotel, Cygnet Theatre.
Member of SDAI (life), County Art Education Associate (advisory council mem).
Married David F. Benton (deceased February 19, 1989). 1 child Mark Daughter of.