Bachelor, Pomona College, 1956; MRel, School of Theology, Claremont, California, 1971; Master of Divinity, Doctor of Ministry, School of Theology, Claremont, California, 1978.
Various Christian education positions, Claremont, to 1978. Associate minister Claremont United Church of Christ, 1978-1983. Minister, pastor Altadena (California) United Church of Christ, 1983-1988.
Senior minister, pastor 1st Congressional United Church of Christ, Long Beach, California, 1988—2000, retired, since 2000. Speaker in field.
Trustee Claremont Unified School Board, 1971-1978.
Married Graham Perry Kilsby, February 11, 1956. Children: Mary Kathleen, Richard Perry, Christi Ann, Robin Lynn.