Bachelor, Connecticut College for Women, 1957. Master of Arts, University Wisconsin, 1958.
Founder, artistic director Minneapolis At the Foot of the Mountain, 1974—1984.
Leadership team, president board directors Buddhist Peace Fellowship, Berkeley, 2002—2004. Active Faithful Fools St. Ministry, San Francisco.
Life partner Sandy Boucher. Married Paul Dennis Boesing (divorced ). Children: Curtis Pierce, Rachel, Jennifer.