Bachelor in Art History, Brown University, 1966. Master of Fine Arts in Photography, Rochester Institute of Technology, 1981.
Journalist New Jersey Herald, Newton, 1980-1985. Freelance journalist New York Times, 1987-1990. Consultant, writer Association New Jersey Environmental Communications, Mendham, since 1990.
Executive director Paulinskill-Pequest Watershed Association, Blairstown, New Jersey, since 1998.
Chairwoman, vice chairwoman Byram (New Jersey) Township Environmental Commission, since 1988.
Married Mark McGarrity, September 9, 1966 (separated). 1 child, Madeleine.