Bachelor of Science, University Wisconsin, 1964. Master of Arts, University Utah, 1965.
Instructor dance, Bradford (Massachusetts) Junior College, 1965-1966;
instructor dance, New School for Social Research, New York City, 1968-1971;
instructor dance, CUNY, New York City, 1974-1975;
instructor dance, Colby-Sawyer College, New London, N.H., 1975;
instructor dance, Walnut Hill School for Performing Arts, Natick, Massachusetts, 1977-1980;
part-time faculty, Boston University, since 1978;
senior dance instructor, Newton (Massachusetts) Arts Center, 1978-1991;
senior dance instructor, Boston College, since 1981;
dance instructor, Pine Manor College, 1989-1993;
instructor dance, Dance Complex, Cambridge, Massachusetts, since 1991. Dancer with Yuriko and Company. New York City, 1968, 69, Ballet Ensemble New York, 1969-1971.
Lecturer on dance Ethical Cultural Society, New York City, 1976. President, artistic director DanceVisions, Boston, since 1980.
Member Cultural Education Collaborative, The Dance Alliance, Actors Equity Association, Alliance for Health (secretary dance division 1965), Boston Dance Alliance (governor board).
Married William Howard Parsons, August 27, 1966. Children: Jedediah David, Zachary William.