Bachelor of Science, Allen University, 1960. Postgraduate, South Carolina State College, 1961. Postgraduate, City College of New York, 1970.
Master of Arts, Antioch College, 1974.
Teacher Mary Ford School, Charleston, South Carolina., 1960-1961, Saint Thomas Apostle School, New York City, 1966-1972, New Rochelle School System, New York, 1972-1994, retired, 1994. Reading coordinator Young Women's Christian Association, New York City, 1966. Teacher Project Head Start, New York City, 1967, 69.
Chairperson awards committee Allen University, 1985-1988.
Active Saint Peters African Methodist Episcopal Church, 1989.
Chairperson award committee Allen University, 1985-1988. Active St. Peters African Methodist Episcopal Church, 1989. Member American Federation Teachers, New York State United Teachers, New Rochelle Federation United School Employees, General Alumni Association Allen University (president Metropolitan New York City chapter 1983-1993, Outstanding Service Beyond Call Duty metropolitan alumni chapter 1989, Outstanding Leadership and Dedicated Service award 1992, Outstanding Leadership, Unwavering Loyalty and Selfless Devotion award 1996), Alpha Kappa Alpha (Tau Nu Omega chapter).
Daughter of Joseph Thomas and Rosalee (Simmons) Walker. Divorced; children: Carsandra, Torin Travis.