Bachelor in English, Writing, Webster University, 1956. Master of Arts in English, St. Louis University, 1958.
Teacher English, Webster U., Webster Groves, Missouri, 1956-1958; feature writer, St. Saint Louis University Alumni Magazine, 1958-1960; feature writer, Ventura (California) Star-Free Press, 1961, 65-78; feature editor, Ventura (California) Star-Free Press, 1978-1992; music, drama and restaurant critic, feature/travel writer, Ventura County Star, since 1992.
Member Kappa Gamma Pi, Alpha Sigma Museum.
Married P. Joseph Moran, July 9, 1960. 1 child, Patrick J.