Bachelor in English, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, 1969. Master of Arts in English, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1970. Bachelor of Education, University Toronto, 1971.
Bachelor in French, University Iowa, 1977.
Owner Megill Insurance, Iowa City, since 1980.
Member Iowa City Life Underwriters (president since 1988), United States Swimming Association.
Married Allan Dickson Megill, July 15, 1972. Children: Jason, Jessica, Jonathan.