Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Draughons College, 1954.
Bookkeeper Missouri Electronics, Springfield, 1954-1955, Phillips Engraving, Springfield, 1955-1957. Accountant Systemat Savings and Loan, 1957-1959. Private practice accounting, since 1960.
Member National Association Enrolled Agents, Indiana Accountant Society (president Springfield chapter 1972-1982, secretary Springfield chapter 1983-1985, board directors Jefferson City chapter since 1985, Outstanding President of Year 1983), National Society Public Accountants Clubs: Heart of Ozarks (Springfield) (Outstanding Chapter President 1984).
Married Bill W. Jenkins, April 26, 1952. Children: Janet Lynn, Jeffrey Wayne, James Alan.