Bachelor of Music, Manhattanville College, 1964. Master of Music, Rosary College, 1965. Certified in public, University California, Berkeley, 1983.
Master of Arts, Mills College, 1997.
Teacher, Maryknoll (New York) Sisters, 1965-1971; music therapist, Boston Eastern State Hospital, 1971-1973; co-founder, co-director, Asia Monitor Resource Center, Hong Kong, 1973-1979; co-founder, co-director, World Views (formerly Third World Resources), Oakland, California, since 1980.
Married Thomas Patrick Fenton, June 9, 1973. 1 child, Michael Heffron Fenton.