Student, Marycrest College, Davenport, 1956. Bachelor of Science in Art Education, Drake University, 1958. Master of Fine Arts in Painting, Winthrop University, 1995.
Art teacher Fayetteville City Schools, North Carolina, 1961-1964, Charlette-Mecklenburg Schools, 1967-1971. Consultant, project director PCA International, Matthews, 1981. Artist, art consultant, director workshops, 1976-1997.
Art director Company Headquarters, since 1997. Civilian artist United States Coast Guard, since 1981. Instructor portrait painting Center Piedmont Community College, 1986-1997, 99—.
Instructor drawing and painting Mint Museum Art, 1991-1997. Courtroom sketch artist WBTV, 1991-1992, 99—. Adjunct professor art Gardner-Webb University, Boiling Springs, North Carolina, 1993-1995.
Painter in oils; president Willow Reed Studios, 1986-1990.
Board directors International House, Charlotte, 1985-1986. Member Sister Cities Committee, Charlotte, 1984-1985.
Married Glenn Charles Scott, June 9, 1956 (divorced November 1977). Children: Sheryl Marie, Laura Ann. Married Robert Yates Allred, December 9, 1977 (deceased January 1999).