Bachelor of Science with honors, University Wisconsin, 1961. Master of Fine Arts with high honors, University Hawaii, 1964.
Art consultant, Peace Corps, Ecuador, 1968-1971;
co-founder arts and crafts school, New Mexico, Arts Commission, Pecos, 1974-1982;
creator, director Garcia St. Club Art Program, New Mexico Arts Commission, Santa Fe, 1982-1985;
head, Art Explosion, Scottsdale, Arizona, since 1987. Artist, Scottsdale, since 1987. Art expert Boys and Girls Club American, Scottsdale, 1996-1997.
Member People Physical Immortality, Phoenix, since 1987. Member international art exhibitions group, Cuenca, Ecuador, 1970.
Member Arizona U. Women Association, International Friends of Transformative Arts.
Married Thomas Giles (divorced 1986).