Bachelor, Wellesley College, 1950; Master of Business Administration, New York University, 1968.
Copywriter, New York Herald Tribune, New York City, 1952-1956; assistant to president, American Heritage Public Company, Inc., New York City, 1956-1959; director public relations and assistant manager Book division, American Heritage Public Company, Inc., New York City, 1959-1969; head upper school, advisor to development office, Nightingale-Bamford School, New York City, 1969-1979; director development, Nightingale-Bamford School, New York City, 1979-1980; director corporation and foundation giving, Wellesley (Massachusetts) College, 1981-1985; vice president for public affairs, Wellesley (Massachusetts) College, 1985-1992; retired, 1992. Speaker Council for Advancement and Study of Education conferences.
Volunteer Boston Symphony Orchestra, since 1985.
Married Seth Marshall Agnew, January 15, 1966 (deceased). Children: Lydia Agnew Speller, Rosanna Agnew LaBonte.