Bachelor of Fine Arts, Kent State University, Ohio, 1971. Master of Arts, University Iowa, Iowa City, 1974. Master of Fine Arts, University Iowa, 1975.
Student, Art Students League, New York City, 1976—1978.
Art consultant Art Options, Cleveland, 1990-1994. 1st and only woman artist to paint murals in the United States Capital/House of Representatives corridors, 1978-1979.
Married Howard D. Ross, March 3, 1979. Children: Sasha, Emily.