Bachelor, University Chattanooga, 1959. Postgraduate, University Tennessee. Postgraduate, Long Island University.
Instructor art Hunter Museum Art, Chattanooga, 1954—1956, 1965—1995, Chattanooga Christian High School, 1979—1985. Member visual arts advisory panel Tennessee Arts Commission, 1972—1976. National juror, workshop instructor, North Carolina, West Virginia, Georgia, Virginia and Tennessee, 1975—1982, Idaho Watercolor Society, Boise and Coeur d'Alene, 2000.
Founder Tennessee Watercolor Society, 1969, Lenoir City Spring Arts Festival, Tennessee, 1963. Vice president Hamilton County Republican Women's Club, 1969. Board directors Chattanooga Symphony Guild, 1968-1973, Little Miss Mag Day Nursery, 1977-1985, Chattanooga Nature Center, 1983-1984.
Advisor New Hampshire Art Institute for Book-American Watercolors. Volunteer Ground Zero, St. Paul's Chapel, New York City, 2001. Associate Visual Artists for Art At Work Program, 2006.
Member American Watercolor Society (travel show 2005-2006), National Watercolor Society (top award 1995, Holbein award 1997), Watercolor Honorary Society (board directors 2005-2006).
Married James Walton Lynch, October 6, 1956. 1 child, Holly Kristen.