Bachelor in Speech, Drama, Catholic University America, 1974. Master of Arts in Drama, Catholic University America, 1979.
Considered a human behavior expert with a specialty in body language. Maryann Karinch is the author, co-author of 31 commercially published works of nonfiction. She founded The Rudy Agency, a boutique literary agency representing fiction and nonfiction, in 2004 and has since placed more than 100 works with publishers of all sizes. Earlier in her career she managed a professional theater.
Executive assistant, National Council Agricultural Employers, Washington, 1974-1978; managing director, New Playwrights Theatre, Washington, 1979-1981; development director, Capital Children's Museum, Washington, 1981-1983; freelance writer, public relations consultant, Washington, 1983-1988; director communications, Computer and Business Equipment Manufacturers Association, Washington, since 1988.
Married Robert Richard Graul, July 13, 1990.