Bachelor magna cum laude, University of California at Los Angeles, 1971. M.Bus., University Southern California, 1973.
Free lance graphic designer, commercial artist,, 1966—1977. Production manager, commercial artist Lloyd's Fashion Advertising, Los Angeles, 1972—1973. Advertising production manager McMahan's Furniture Company, Santa Monica, 1973—1975.
Media director, production manager Walgers & Associates Advertising, Inc., Hollywood, 1975—1977. Account executive, media director, production manager Darryl Lloyd Advertising, Inc., Encino, 1977—1978. Marketing representative Memorex Corporation, W. Los Angeles, 1978—1979.
Sales manager Prime Computer Inc., Culver City, California, 1980—1983. Western regional sales manager Symbolics, Inc., Westwood, since 1983. President LRS, Inc.; conductor seminars in field.
Member of Career Guild, American Rose Society, American Film Institute, Bankcard Holders America, United States Consumers Association, American Defense Preparedness Association, Association Computing Machinery, Association Women Computing, Research Institute America, Data Processing Management Association, Working Women Society, American Society Professional and Executive Women, National Association Female Executives, Personnel Profit Club, Data Processing Club, Alpha Phi.
Married Thomas R. Ridley-Thornbury, November 6, 1982. Children: Jason Michael Ridley, Shane, Todd.