Bachelor, Bryn Mawr College, 1959; Doctor of Philosophy, Bryn Mawr College, 1971; Master of Arts, University of Chicago, 1963.
Reporter, writer, Chicago Sun Times, 1959-1961; reporter, writer, Philadelphia Bulletin, 1961-1963; research director, Greater Wilmington (Delaware) Development Council, 1963-1967; director social planning, City of Wilmington, 1970-1973; director development and planning, City of Wilmington, 1973-1977; secretary health and social services, State of Delaware, Wilmington, 1977-1985; president, Schramm & Associations, Wilmington, 1985-1987; president, Pneumatic & Electric Equipment Company, West Chester, Pennsylvania, since 1987.
Volunteer United Way, West Chester. Member of advisory board Delaware Nature Conservancy, Dover.
Married Richard E. Schramm, June 4, 1960.