Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art Education, University Georgia, 1959. Postgraduate, University West Florida, 1991.
Elementary teacher, DeKalb County Schools, Decatur, Georgia, 1959-1961; special education teacher, Fulton County Schools, Atlanta, 1961-1962; art teacher, Fisher (Illinois) City Schools, 1962-1963; elementary art teacher, Santa Rosa County Schools, Milton, Florida, 1977-1978; teacher, director, The Learning Place, Inc., Milton, since 1980. Board of directors Interagy. Primary Elementary Board, Milton, 1992.
Active Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church, chair Christian education 1988-1990. Member National Association Education of Young Children, Northwest Florida Association for Education of Young Children, Santa Rosa Historical Society.
Married Warren Wood Lanier, June 9, 1962. Children: W. Stanton, Charles W., Kirk J.