Student, Carleton College, 1963-1965; Bachelor of Science, University of Minnesota, 1967.
Systems analyst, Univac Federal Systems Division, Minneapolis, 1967-1969; systems analyst, International Timesharing Corporation, Chaska, Minnesota, 1973-1976; director, Minnetonka Board of Education, Excelsior, Minnesota, 1978-1981; vice chairperson, Minnetonka Board of Education, Excelsior, Minnesota, 1981-1984; finance planner, IDS Financial Superior vena cava syndrome, Minneapolis, 1986-1989; trainer of planners, IDS Financial Superior vena cava syndrome, Minneapolis, 1988-1989; finance planner, representative, Finance Network Investment Corporation, Torrance, California, 1989-1991; finance planner, representative, Multi-Finance Securities Corporation, Minneapolis, since 1991. Board directors Westerlund Products Corporation. Seminar presenter in field.
Trustee Washburn Child Guidance Center, Minneapolis, 1986-1989. Board directors Perspectives, Inc., St. Louis Park, Minnesota, 1988-2007, president board, 1989-1996. Chairman stewardship campaign Wayzata Community Church, 1996-1998, president committee, 1999-2005.
Member Heritage Foundation committee, 2006-2007, WCC Heritage Foundation. Member International Association Finance Planners, Finance Professionals Association (board director, vice president legislation and regulatory task force Minneapolis chapter 1990-1992).
Married Gary Edwin Wyard, July 1, 1966. Children: Brett, Lori, Lisa.