Bachelor in Arts and Antiques, Colorado Women's College, 1976.
Writer, columnist, University Park News, Denver, 1961-1965; office manager, Clermont Medical Association, Denver, 1965-1969; teacher, librarian, Congregation Emanuel, Denver, 1965-1972; owner, operator, Thelma's, Denver, 1970-1982; owner, operator, Thelma's of Santa Fe, since 1982. Instructor continuing education Colorado Women's College, 1976-1977. Lecturer as appraiser various organizations, Santa Fe, since 1983.
Volunteer Los Compadres for United Way, Santa Fe, since 1984. Docent ScottsdaleCtr. for Performing Arts, 1989. Member American Association of University Women, Business and Professional Women Capitol City, Appraisers Association American, National Appraisers Association, Santa Fe Chamber of Commerce F C.
Married Harold Philip Ribnik (deceased 1982). Children: Harlan, Linda, Susan.