Bachelor, Pomona College, 1951. Postgraduate, San Francisco State College, 1959—1961. Certified in Publishing, University California, Berkeley.
Dance correspondent Dance News, New York City, 1962—1983. Dance, culture critic Hokubei Mainichi, San Francisco, 1968—1983, Asian Week, San Francisco, 1983—1995. Secretary, member founding board New Orleans International Ballet Conference, since 1999, member steering committee.
Active Crime Investigation Department/United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, Paris, since 2001. Member steering committee Bay Area Dancing: A Living Legacy, San Francisco, 2002.
Secretary Beideman Area Neighborhood Group, San Francisco, 2001. Docent Asian Art Museum, since 1994. Member of International Dance Alliance, Ltd.
(editor, member foundation board), Dance Critics Association (voting member).
Married Richard Hall, June 18, 1955 (divorced November 26, 1963).