Student, Marywood College, Scranton, Pennsylvania, 1950.
Artist, Fayetteville, since 1948. Fashion designer Miami, 1959—1962. Owner, fashion designer Coughlin Clothes, Fayetteville, New York, 1963—1982, Coughlin Clothes of Nantucket, Massachusetts, 1971—1978.
Artist Sarasota, Florida, since 1990. Lecturer on fashion Syracuse (New York ) University, 1970—1974.
Manager Kennedettes Democratic Party, Miami, 1960. Member of Cavalry Club (volunteer social events 1983-1998).
Married Robert Sherman. Children: Jennifer White Kuri, Pamela Ann Neveldine, Joan McMahon, Barbara Church, Robert, Susan Mooney. Married Donald White (divorced ).