AB, Duke University, 1964. Master of Arts, Middlebury College, 1966. Master of Library Science, University Maryland, 1972.
Associate librarian University Maryland, College Park, Maryland, 1972-1975. Technical services librarian National League of Cities, Washington, 1975-1979, manager municipal reference service, 1979-1984, staff associate III, 1984-1989. Librarian Georgetown University National Center for Education in Maternal & Child Health, since 1989.
Member Special Libraries Association (bulletin editor since 1987, section chairman 1985-1986), Beta Phi Mu, Toastmasters (president 1985), Potomac Appalachian Trail Club.
Married Robert William Pickett, March 17, 1985.