Bachelor of Visual Arts, Georgia State University, 1973. Master of Arts of Painting, State University of New York, Albany, 1974—1974. M of Visual Arts, Georgia State University, 1977.
Special advanced studies fine arts and printmaking (honorary), Center School of Art and Design, London, 1978—1979.
Art teacher Board of Education, New York City, since 1983. Artist-in-residence Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York City, 2001. Artist residency Virginia Center for Creative Arts, Sweet Briar, 2002.
Donor, exhibitor, participant tsunami relief United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund, New York City, 2005. Fellow: National Academy of Design (associate Edwin Ausitn Abbey fellowship 2004).