Bachelor in Education, University Northern Iowa, 1964. Postgraduate, University Wisconsin, 1970. Postgraduate, Oregon College Education, 1972.
Postgraduate, University Virginia, 1982. Postgraduate, College of Siskiyou, 1983.
Teacher English, Monoma Grove (Wisconsin) H.S., 1964-1967; assistant coordinator, WHA television, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1968-1969; instrumental television services committee skills instructor, Chemeketa Community College, Salem, Oregon, fall 1972; master tutor English, College of Siskiyou, Weed, California, 1980-1981; writer, Universal Child Newsletter, Mount Shasta, California, 1980-1984; writer, artist, Mount Shasta, California, since 1973. Curriculum writer Monona Grove H.S., summer 1965-1966. Guest presenter, artist, performer Crone Counsel III, Scottsdale, Arizona, since 1995.
Married David Earl Piper (divorced). 1 child, Kimberly Paige Piper. Married Michael Robert Allen, 1975 (divorced 1977).
1 child, Rebecca Rachael Allen.