Bachelor in Art Education, Fairmont State College, 1972. Postgraduate, University Arizona, 1974. Postgraduate, West Virginia University, 1976.
Art instructor, Garrett County Board of Education, Oakland, Maryland., since 1973. Board directors Garrett County Arts Council, McHenry, Maryland. Member, education outreach committee The Art Company, Davis, West Virginia.
Founding member Summit Mount Artist, Oakland.
Active American Federation Teachers/Garrett County Federation Teachers, since 1980, St. Peter's Catholic Church, Oakland, since 1982, National Organization of Women. Member Maryland State Art Education Association (Outstanding Service in Art Education award 1982, 84).
Married Frederick Michael Pratt, August 19, 1972. Children: Devin Frederick, Hagan Matthew.