Bachelor in Music, Pomona College, 1927.
Music teacher, Shasta County Schools, Fall River Mills, California, 1928-1930; music teacher, Fresno (California) County Schools, 1930-1932; elementary music supervisor, Mill Valley (California) Elementary Schools, 1932-1938; county music supervisor, Kings County, Hanford, California, 1938-1942.
Participant California Indian Conferences, 1985, 86, 87. Member American Association of University Women (Hanford-Lemoore branch award), California Retired Teachers Association, Burris Park County Museum (advisory committee member).
Married John Ferdinand Cummins, January 24, 1942 (deceased 1962). Children: Michael Roderick and Robert Craig.