Bachelor, University Pennsylvania, 1959. Master of Science in Education, University Missouri, 1990.
Research technician, U. Missouri Hospital, Columbia, 1959-1960; teacher biology, Jefferson Junior H.S., Columbia, 1960-1967; honors biology teacher, Rockbridge H.S., Columbia, 1974-1980; chemistry/biology teacher, Rockbridge H.S., Columbia, since 1984; biology/human anatomy and physiology teacher, Rockbridge H.S., Columbia, 1976-1980, 95-. Coach/advisor Science Olympiad Team, Columbia, since 1990. Lecturer/presenter in field.
Soprano in choir First Baptist Church, Columbia, since 1960, Sunday school teacher, since 1960, deacon, 1984-1987. Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, National Science Teachers Association, Science Teachers Missouri (presenter/delegate, representative), Missouri State Teachers Association, Columbia Comty. Teachers Association, Philanthropic and Educational Organization International (secretary, vice president, president since 1964), Delta Kappa Gamma (president 1972-1974, 82-84), Phi Delta Kappa.
Married Park E. Bay, June 20, 1959. Children: Charles, Janet, Catherine.