Bachelor of Music, University Cincinnati, 1982. Master of Music, New England Conservatory, Boston, 1985. Doctor of Musical Arts, University Memphis, 1993.
Faculty music Rhodes College, Memphis, 1987—1992. Pianist Memphis Symphony Orchestra, 1987—1992. Keyboard extra Montreal Symphony Orchestra, 1993—2000.
Faculty music Frederick Community College, Maryland, 2000—2002, Shepherd College, Shepherdstown, West Virginia, 2000—2002, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, since 2002. Organist Kirkwood Presbyterian Church, Springfield, since 2005. Pianist Alexandria Symphony Orchestra.
Artistic director Concerts from Kirkwood, Springfield, Virginia, since 2006.
Member of American Guild Organists, Springfield Music Club.
Married Martin Hackleman, June 23, 2001. Children: Michael Steele DeVuyst, Daniel Vigeant DeVuyst.