Bachelor in English Literature, Scripps College, 1971; postgraduate, Radcliffe College, 1971.
File clerk, receptionist, Jordan, Casper & Woodman, Oakland, California, 1971-1972; general office, Jordan, Casper & Woodman, Oakland, California, 1972-1973; sales representative, California State Autu Association, Oakland, California, 1973-1976; sales representative, California State Autu Association, Palo Alto, California, 1976-1979; agent, State Farm Insurance Company, Palo Alto, California, since 1979.
Chair adopt-a-highway State Farm Action Network, 1991-1992. Cubmaster Boy Scouts American, treasurer. Member American Association of University Women, National Association Life Underwriters (treasurer, legislation chair), Palo Alto Board Realtors (affiliate), Penn West Association (affiliate), Palo Alto Chamber of Commerce (chair women in business group 1990-1992), Colonial Dames of America.
Married Harold S. Javitz, December 28, 1971. Children: Phillip L., Jacob B.