Bachelor, Wellesley College, 1965; Master of Arts, Teachers College, Columbia University, 1970.
Staff assistant, Carnegie Corporation, New York City, 1966-1970; assistant secretary, Carnegie Corporation, 1972-1974; associate secretary, Carnegie Corporation, 1974-1975; secretary, Carnegie Corporation, 1975-1987; executive vice president, Foundation Center, New York City, 1987-1991; president, Foundation Center, New York City, since 1991.
Board directors National Charities Information Bureau, 1984-2000, chair, 1987-1991. Trustee Foundation Center, 1984-1987. Board directors Trust for Philanthropy AAFRC, 1989-1998.
Trustee Consortium for Advancement of Private Higher Education, 1989-1993, chair, 1992-1993. Member board overseers Center Research on Women, Wellesley College, 1979-1988. National board directors Girls Inc., 1992-1998, Indiana Sector, 1992-1998, Council Indiana Colleges, 1993-1994.
Board directors National Organization of Women Legal Defense and Education Fund, 1994-2001, Amigos de las Americas, 1995-2001, National Council for Research on Women, 2001^, Research Foundation of Metro New York Better Business Bureau, 2002-2007.
Married Dean Lee Engelhardt, June 20, 1970(deceased March 25 2008). Children: Barbara Elizabeth, Margaret Annual.