Bachelor, Randolph-Macon Woman's College, 1965. Master of Arts, University Miami, Florida, 1971.
Investment adviser trainee, Chase Manhattan Bank, New York City, 1966; teacher, Dade County Public Schools, Miami, 1967-1971; instructor mathematics, Miami Dade Community College, 1971-1973; associate producer documentary, Miami the Magic City, 1978-1980; history photograph editor for book, Miami the Magic City, 1980-1982; project director, Governor's Challenge Conference, Florida, 1981; consultant, History Concepts, Bayside, Miami, 1986-1987; administrative coordinator, Congressional Campaign Committee, Miami, 1982-1994; treasurer, Congressional Campaign Committee, 1987-1994; public relations School Architecture, U. Miami, since 1995. Consultant Miami Dade Community College, 1984-1985, Arva Parks & Company, Miami, 1986-1987. Lecturer U. Miami, 1994.
Adviser, Youth Employment Program Greater Miami, 1981-1982, Coral Gables Historic Preservation Board, 1981-1982. Coordinator, Coral Gables Business Village Planning Council, 1987-1988. Member Vizcaya Guides (board directors 1980-1983), Junior League Miami (board directors 1980-1983), History Association South Florida (trustee 1985-1987), Dade County Cultural Affairs Council.
Married William Louis Noriega, June 4, 1966 (divorced 1984). Children: Megan Tyson, William A., Joanna Kennon (dec).