Bachelor in Art Education, Rhode Island School Design, 1975; Master of Fine Arts, University of Illinois, 1977.
Adjunct faculty, Rhode Island School Design, Providence, since 1988;
adjunct faculty, Simmons College, Boston, since 1991. Adjunct faculty Rhode Island College, Providence, 1990-1992. Visiting instructor Massachusetts College.Art, Boston, 1994, 97-.
Instructor The Art Institute of Chicago Boston, 1980-1982. Lecturer business strategies for the artist Kentucky Foundation for Women and Louisville Visual Artists Association, 1997, Women's Caucus for Art National Convention, Boston, 1996, Massachusetts College of Art, 1996.
Married William E. Howcroft, May 26, 2001.