Bachelor of Science in Physics, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1968; Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, U. Maryland., 1991.
Nuclear engineer, Babcock & Wilcox, Lynchburg, Virginia, 1968-1970; research physicist, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, 1971-1988; head theoretical acoustics, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, since 1988; program officer, Office Naval Research, Arlington, Virginia, since 1994. Presenter at conferences in field.
Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Acoustical Society American, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, United States Association Computational Mech.
Married Arnim F. Schuetz, November 21, 1970 (divorced February 1989). Children: Christopher A., JenniferE. Married R. William Couchman, August 18, 1990.