Student, Flora MacDonald College Women, 1938. Student, Rice Business College, 1939. Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, University North Carolina, 1942.
Editorial assistant, Redbook Magazine, New York City, 1942-1943;
with, Doubleday and Company. New York City, 1944-1946;
with, Eagle Pencil Company. New York City, 1953-1954;
manager personnel, Workman Service, New York City, 1955-1956;
manager personnel, Clay Adams Company.
New York City, 1957-1958; job analyst, Bigelow Carpet Company. New York City, 1959-1960; assistant to guidance director, Childrens Village, Dobbs Ferry, New York, 1960-1961; director promotions, advertising, Oceans Publs., Dobbs Ferry, 1961-1966; manager promotions, Reinhold Public Company. New York City, 1967-1968; manager promotions, Watson Guptil Public Company.
New York City, 1968; manager promotions, Chilton Book Company, Philadelphia, 1968-1969; consultant editorial, promotions, Sheppard-Landis Ink, New York City, since 1969. Consultant Parker, Rebel Without Rights, Millbrook, 1996, George Washington Series, Millbrook, 1996-1998.
Member St. George Episcopalian Church. Member English Speaking Union (head book discussion group 1989-1992), Friends Ephiphany chapter New York Public Library, United Daughters Confederacy, Squadron A Club.
Married Williard Griffith Landis, December 7, 1945. Children: Susan Sheppard, Timothy Joseph, Margaret Carol.