Student, Michigan State University, 1953-1954; student, Northwestern University, 1954-1955; student, University of California at Los Angeles, 1957-1959; student, Loyola University, Chicago, 1961-1962.
With Advertising Department, APECO, Evanston, Illinois, 1963-1965; editor, Shure Brothers, Evanston, Illinois, 1965-1967; vice president, Gerald Peskin Photography, Glencoe, Illinois, since 1970; president, Memories in Video, Inc., Glencoe, Illinois, 1980-1996. Lecturer in field.
Member Glencoe Chamber of Commerce (secretary since 1980), Professional Photographers Northern Illinois (president 1985), Professional Photographers American (council member 1987-1991), Executive Guild (board directors 1986-1989), Association Professional Photographers Illinois.
Married Gerald Peskin, September 1, 1966. Children: Cheryl Cerney, Marla Harford, Mitchell Peskin.