Bachelor of Science, Baylor University, 1953; Master of Education in Counseling, College Idaho, 1974; Doctor of Philosophy, U. Idaho, 1979.
Teacher, Perryton (Texas) High School, 1953-1955; home economist, S.W. Public Svc., Lubbock, Texas, 1955-1956; extension home economist, U. Idaho, Boise, 1968-1980; director District I College Agriculture, U. Idaho, Moscow, 1980-1989; head communications College Agriculture, U. Idaho, Moscow, 1983-1984; director School Home Economics, U. Idaho, Moscow, 1986-1992; director District II College Agriculture, U. Idaho, Boise, since 1992. Consultant Postharvest Institute Perishables U. Idaho, Moscow, 1983-1984.
Director U. Idaho Credit Union, Moscow, 1984-1989. President Soroptimists International, Boise, Idaho, 1980. Member Toastmasters International, Moscow, Idaho,1989-1992, Boise, since 1992.
Member American Home Economics Association (leader award 1993), American Association Family/Consumer Sciences, Idaho Association Family/Consumer Sciences (Distinguished Svc. award 1987), Epsilon Sigma Phi, Idaho Counseling Association, Idaho Career Counseling Association, Idaho School Counseling Association, Idaho Family Workplace Consortium, Gamma Sigma Delta.
Married Bernard A. Pletcher, November 10, 1955 (divorced 1989). Children: Robert A., George F., DavidJ.