Bachelor, Kansas State University, 1955; Master of Arts, Fort Hays U., 1968.
Teacher, Oatville School, Wichita, Kansas, 1956-1958, 61-62; teacher, Palco (Kansas) Grade School, 1958-1959; teacher, West Plainville (Kansas) Rural School, 1960-1961; teacher, Haysville (Kansas) Schools, 1965-1993; instructor, Kansas Newman College, Wichita, since 1993.
Treasurer Friends of the Library., Haysville, 1977-1984, president 1984-1987. Co-founder The Heartland Tibetan Foundation. Superintendent Sunday school Haysville United Methodist Church, 1978-1980.
Member Haysville Education Association, South Center Kansas National Education, International Reading Association, American Business Women's Association, American Association of University Women, Phi Kappa Phi, Delta Theta Chi, Kappa Kappa Iota.
Married Wilbur Eugene Renner, October 4, 1955 (divorced January 1960). Children: Richard, Julie.