Bachelor of Business Administration, University Oklahoma, 1976. Postgraduate, Southern Methodist University, 1981—1983.
Sales representative Kerr-McGee Chemical, Chicago, 1976—1978, Western Omega Chemical Company, Los Angeles, 1978—1979, Celanese Corporation, Los Angeles, 1979—1980, field development engineer, 1980. Field development specialist General Electric Corporation, Dallas, 1980—1982. Product manager The Associates Corporation, 1984—1985, assistant vice president, since 1985.
Member of LMV, St. Mary's Guild, Chi Omega Alumnae (communications chairman), Civic League Dallas, 500 Inc. (solicitations chairman auction), National Association Female Executives, Brookhaven Country, Chi Omega Alumnae.
Married Thomas Corlett Higgins, January 28, 1978.