Student, State University of New York, 1984. Bachelor of Fine Arts, School Art Institute Chicago, 1987.
Gallery director Dart Gallery, Chicago, 1990-1993. Gallery manager Robert Henry Adams Fine Art, 1993-1995. Executive director McLean County Arts Center, Bloomington, 1997-1998.
One-woman shows Stux Gallery, New York City, 1999, Fassbender Gallery, Chicago, 2000, Museum of Surgical Science, Chg., 2002, Skestos Gabriele, Chicago, 2006, Union League Club, Chicago, 2007, Oxbow Artist in Residence, Illinois, 2007 (Artadia grant), Crowns 65 Grand Chicago, 2010, Hyde Park Art Center, 2010. Group shows SPACE Gallery, Chicago, 1991-1993, Zephyr Gallery, Louisville, 1991, The Printmakers Collaborative, Chicago, 1992, Davenport (Iowa) Museum Art, 1992, NAME Gallery, Chicago, 1993-1994, Klein Artworks, Chicago, 1993, 98, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, 1994, Evanston (Illinois) Art Center, 1995, American Red Cross, Chicago, 1995, Design American Red Cross, Prairie State College, Chicago Heights, Illinois, 1996, Fassbender Gallery, Chicago, 1998, Ukranian Museum Modern Art, Chicago, 1998, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, 1999, NAAC, Woodstock, Illinois, 1999, The Guest Room, Chicago, 2005, Visions Zolla Lieberman Gallery, Chicago, 2008, Abstwaction Bad Dog Gallery Dekalb, Illinois, 2009, The Death of Painting is Dead, University Kentucky Louisville, 2010, PINK, Riverside Art Center, Illinois, 2010.
Married James G. Lutes II, January 15, 1994.