AB, Cornell University, 1943. Master in Industrial Labor Relations, Cornell University, 1950. Master of Education, State University of New York, Albany, 1948.
Copywriter, General Electric Company, Schenectady, New York, 1945-1947; editor company newspaper, Winthrop-Stearns Pharmaceutical Company, Rensselaer, New York, 1948-1949; industrial relations assistant, E.R. Squibb & Sons, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1950-1952; personnel manager, Milliken & Company. New York City, 1952-1955; assistant director personnel research, director written committee training, Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States, New York City, 1955-1968; owner, consultant, Cummings Comm., Delmar, New York, since 1988. Member of advisory county Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Albany, since 1983.
Member Albany Institute History and Art (women's council), Association for Business Communications, Association Professional Writing Consultant, Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.), Albany Country Club, University Club.
Married Robert Louis Cummings, April 28, 1968 (deceased September 1978).