Student, University Hawaii, 1962. Student, Michigan State University, 1965. Bachelor, University Wisconsin, 1965.
Master of Social Work, University Wisconsin, 1969.
Volunteer Peace Corps, Chile, 1965—1967. Social worker Lutheran Social Services Wisconsin and Upper Michigan, Milwaukee, 1969—1977, contract social worker, 1978—1979. District supervisor Childrens Service Society Wisconsin, Kenosha, 1977—1978.
Supervisor social work Sauk County Department Human Services, Baraboo, Wisconsin, 1979—1990. Manager sales and relief -trainee Wal-Mart, 1992—1993, cashier, since 1993.
Board directors Sauk County Mental Health Association, 1979-1984. Member Harmony chapter Sweet Adelines, West Allis, Wisconsin, 1970-1975, president chapter, 1971. President board directors Growing Place Day Care Center, Kenosha, 1977-1978.
Member Baraboo Centennial Committee, 1982. President board directors Laubach Literature Council, Baraboo, 1986-1988. Member Sauk County Humane Society, 1987—2006, secretary, 1988-1990.
Member National Association of Social Workers, Academy Certified Social Workers, American Association of University Women (branch secretary 1982-1984), University Wisconsin Alumni Association (life), American Legion Auxiliary, Daughters of the American Revolution, National Society Magna Carta Dames, Eddy Family Association (life), National Society Ancient and Honorary Artillery Company Massachusetts (life), Wisconsin Society Daughters of 1812 (recording secretary 1994-1996), International Crane Foundation (patron), Daughters Colonial Wars, Daughters American Colonists, Zoological Society Milwaukee County (life, board directors Zoo Pride 1975-1977), Zoo Pride (life), American Business Women's Association (charter member since 1984), Order Eastern Star (graduate representative Mississippi in Wisconsin 1988-1990), Order White Shrine of Jerusalem, Cameo Club, Baraboo Citizens, Police and Fire Academy Alumni Association, Alpha Xi Delta.