Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Lebanon Valley College, Annville, Pennsylvania, 1965. Master of Science in Education, Temple University, 1972.
Staff nurse, Embudo (New Mexico) Presbyterian Hospital, 1953-1956; surgical supervisor, director nurses, Harrisburg (Pennsylvania) Osteopathic Hospital, 1957-1961; staff nurse, Visiting Nurse Association, Harrisburg, 1961-1964; instructor, Polyclinic Hospital School Nursing, Harrisburg, 1965-1972; associate director education, Indian Health Square Hospital, Crownpoint, N.H., 1972-1974; instructor, VA Medical Center, Sheridan, Wyoming, 1974-1975; associate chief nursing education, VA Medical Center, Temple, Texas, 1975-1977; assistant chief nursing, VA Medical Center, Houston, 1977-1980; chief nursing service, VA Medical Center, Cheyenne, Wyoming, 1980-1982; chief nursing service, VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, 1982-1985; chief nursing service, VA Medical Center, St. Cloud, Minnesota, since 1985.
Elder Presbyterian Church. Member American Association of University Women (chairman Education Foundation 1986-1988), American Organization Nurse Executives, Minnesota Organization Nurse Executives (bylaws committee, president district D), Association Military Surgeons United States, Zonta.