Bachelor of Science in Education, Bowling Green State University, 1974. Master of Arts, Ball State University, 1996.
Director Wayne County History Museum, Richmond, Indiana, since 1986.
Board directors, Whitewater Opera Company, Richmond. Member American Association Museums, American Association State and Local History, Wayne County Arts Consortium (president), Kiwanis, Kappa Kappa Kappa (past president).
Daughter of Frederick Warren and Geraldine Winona (Coolidge) Stanford. Divorced; children: Erin, Jonathan, Christopher.