Bachelor of Science, Kansas State University, 1971. Master of Arts, Fort Hays State University, 1980.
Teacher United States dollar 395, La Crosse, Kansas, 1972—1981, United States dollar 428, Great Bend, 1981—2003.
School board United States dollar 395, La Crosse, Kansas, 1990—1995. Member of Hays Arts Council, Barton County Arts Council, Kansas Art Education Association (treasurer 2000-2004, Art Educator of Year 2002-2003).
Married Ronald J. Urban, May 30, 1970 (divorced April 1980). Children: Amy M. Urban, Ryan J. Urban. Married Gerald J. Bittel, July 14, 1990.