Student, Harvard University, 1933.
Editorial assistant sports and foreign news departments, Newsweek magazine, New York City, 1942-1945; society and non-fiction editor, Town & Country Magazine, New York City, 1945-1948; reporter, researcher, Life Magazine, New York City, 1948-1950; writer-contact, Columbia Broadcasting System, New York City, 1951; fashion editor, Women's Home Companion, New York City, 1956; freelance writer.
Fund raiser Planned Parenthood, since 1935, Robert Kennedy for Senate, 1964. Member Colony Club, Fashion Group, Century Association, American Club Paris.
Married Lewis Iselin, June 14, 1935 (deceased). Children: Edith Byron, Sarah Iselin.