AB, Duke University, 1962. Master of Arts, University Toledo, 1982.
Elementary educator, Durham (North Carolina) City Schools, 1963-1965; teacher visually handicapped, Toledo (Ohio) Public Schools, 1970-1974; adjunct instructor liberal studies, U. Toledo, 1982-1984; Adjunct Professor, continuing education administrator, Lourdes College, Sylvania, Ohio., 1984-1988; professor of history, Lourdes College, Sylvania, Ohio., since 1988. Director women's studies Lourdes College, Sylvania, 1982-1986, coordinator Division Arts & Humanities, 1981-1986, chairperson history department, 1988-1996.
Member Duke University Alumni Association, since 1962, University Toledo Alumni Association, since 1982, Duke University Women's Studies Association, since 1986. College representative Women Alive! Coalition, 1992-1996. Member Young Men’s Christian Association Metropolitan Board, since 1994.
Board directors, founding group Wellness Community, since 1994. Member Maumee Valley History Society (vice president board directors 1990-1995).
Married Donald Milton Mewhort, August 10, 1963. Children: Donald, Kerry, Julie.