Bachelor magna cum laude, Hiram College, 1975. Master of Arts, University North Carolina, Greensboro, 2004.
Freelance artist, Durham, North Carolina, 1974—1981, Elkin, since 1981. Lecturer in field.
Grassroots organizer Priority: Peace, Elkin, 1983-1990. Building project consultant Elkin City Schools, 1990-1992. District representative Outreach International, Independence, 1988-1992, 2004^.
Member Elkin Community Chorus, 1983^, secretary, 1990-1991. Board directors Foothills Art Council, 1984-1986. Member Surry Community College Chorus, 1998-2004.
Mem Voce (Mt Airy), 2004^. Life member Friends of Walter Clinton Jckson Library.2004-, chair Collections committee, Surry County North Carolina History Society, since 2007. Member Friends of Elkin Public Library.
(president 1990-1992, 97), Elkin Parent-Teachers Association (president 1991-1992), Hiram College Alumni Association, Phi Beta Kappa (Mu chapter), Phi Alpha Theta,(Gamma Delta Chapter).
Married Eugene Wilson Griffin III, June 15, 1974. Children: Joshua Park, Margaret Ellen.