Master, University Physical Education and Sports, Sofia, 1973.
Physical education and sports pedagogue, H.S., Tolbuhin, Bulgaria, 1974-1975; physical education and sports pedagogue, Medical U., Sofia, Bulgaria, 1975-1976; physical education and sports pedagogue, middle and H.S., Sofia, 1976-1980; owner, Stella restaurant, Dusseldorf, Germany, 1982-1983; with, Oberheid Ceramic Studio, Dusseldorf, 1983-1985; retail sales representative, The Ltd., Walnut Creek, California, 1989-1990; savings representative, California Savings & Loans, Montclair, 1990-1992.
Board directors Coupeville (Washington) Arts Center, Coupeville, 1995-2001. Foundation Stellar Arts Foundation, 2000. Member Northwest Watercolor Society, American Watercolor Society.
Married Peter Petrov, February 28, 1971 (divorced March 1988). Children: Nicoletta, Peter. Married Michael Canfield, March 27, 1988.
Adopted children: Jennifer, Paul.