Bachelor, Mills College, 1943. Master of Arts, Mills College, 1944.
Graphic artist, Pacific Manifolding Book Company, Emeryville, California, 1944-1945; teacher art to adults, China Lake, California, 1957-1963; teacher art to children, Peninsula Enrichment Program, Rancho Palos Verdes, California, 1965-1967; graphic artist, Western Magnum Corporation, Hermosa Beach, California, 1970-1980; teacher art workshop, Art at Your Fingertips, Rancho Palos Verdes, 1994-1995.
Trustee Los Angeles Art Association, 1972-1979, Somarts Bay Gallery, San Francisco, 2004, Los Angeles World Airports Exhbm., 2005. Board directors Palos Verdes Art Center, 1966-1970, 87-89, chair exhibition committee, 1982-1985, co-chair Art for Fun(d)s Sake, 1966. Judge Tournament of Roses Association, Pasadena, 1975.
Member strategic planning Palos Verdes Art Center, 1988. Member Pacific Place Planning Commission Percent for Art, San Pedro, California, 1989. Juror Pasadena Society Artists, 1973, 81, Women Painters West, 1984-1985.
Board directors California State University 2005. Office term R.E. Holding Company, since 2005. Member National Watercolor Society (juror 1981, 1st vice president 1980, 4th vice president 1984), National Museum Women in the Arts, Oakland Museum Art, Museum Contemporary Art, Los Angeles County Museum Art, Palos Verdes Community Art Association (certified appreciation 1981).
Married Dale William Cox Junior, February 19, 1946. Children: Brian Philip, Dale William III, Gary Walter.