Bachelor in History, Pomona College, 1958. Postgraduate, University California, Berkeley, 1958—1959. Master of Arts in Elementary Education, University Nevada, Las Vegas, 1970.
Juris Doctor, University Pacific, 1988.
Teacher Nevada and California. Team leader Teacher Corps., 1970—1972. Curriculum writer, consultant language arts Clark County School District, Las Vegas, since 1974.
Consultant educator Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich. Consultant in field.
Member of National Organization of Women, Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Museum Society San Francisco (past president junior club), Women Lawyers Sacramento, National Council Teachers English, Mesquite Club, Kappa Delta Pi, Phi Delta Kappa.
Married John Armstrong Hendricks, July 16, 1961. 1 child Jonathan Armstrong. Married David Allen, March 31, 1979.