Certified, Corcoran School of Art, Washington, 1948. Associate of Arts, Villa Julie College, Lutherville, Maryland, 1985.
Partner Paul Shapiro & Sons Real Estate Management, Baltimore, since 1950. Teacher Art for Children Studio Place, 1966-1981. Instructor in drawing, painting, crafts, marketing various adult day care centers for disabled, 1981-1985.
Art unit specialist Prologue, Inc., Owings Mills, Maryland, 1985-1988. Community living counselor Howard County Association for Retarded Citizens (section American Red Cross), Columbia, since 1988. Instructor art, Catonsville Community College, Baltimore.
Secretary Alliance for Mentally Ill of Howard County, 1985-1986. Instructor Day Treatment Centers Catonsville Community College Human Services Department, since 1981. Board directors Artists Equity of Maryland, 1973, 85.
Parent-Teachers Association president Pikesville (Maryland) School, 1961, 62. Board directors Prologue, Inc., 1982. President Alliance for Mentally Ill of Baltimore Area, 1982, 83.
Married Leon Shapiro, January 18, 1948. Children: David, Paula, Jeanie.