Bachelor of Fine Arts, Mankato State University, 1973. Master of Science, Mankato State University, 1985.
Director psychiatric occupational therapy St. Joseph's-Immanuel Hospital, Mankato, Minnesota, 1969-1971. Director social services Crystal (Minnesota) Care Center, 1973-1975. Director occupational therapy skilled care unit Westwood Nursing Home, St. Louis Park, 1975-1976.
Director social services Sleepy Eye (Minnesota) Care Center, 1979-1981. Owner Art & Interior Decorating Company, Mankato, 1981-1983. Graduate assistant gerontology department Mankato State University, 1983-1984.
Hospice director St. Joseph's Hosp and Health Center, Dickinson, North Dakota, 1985-1986. Interim director Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Center, Dickinson, l987. Conductor workshops.
Member Dickinson Art Association, Pioneer Girls, Ladies Who Lunch, Quill and Scroll.