Art teacher certified, St. Lawrence University, Canton, New York, 1980. Bachelor in Ceramic Arts, State University Arts & Sciences, Potsdam, 1981. Postgraduate, College St. Rose, Albany, New York 1982-1984.
Ceramic artist, New York, since 1978. Art instructor New York State Decentralization Grant, 1990-1992, pottery instructor, 1991, 92. Artist-in-residence Rensselaer County Cultural Arts Program, New York, 1992, 94.
Member Christians in the Visual Arts, Greene County Council on the Arts.
Married David Jonas Bogardus, September 18, 1982. Three children.