Born: Statesville, North Carolina
Married to: Al Ham (Producer at Columbia Records)
Studied voice, piano and musical theory at New York's Juilliard School.
Vocalist with the Tex Beneke Orchestra;
Did the Frank Sinatra TV Show for one year;
Guested with Perry Como, Jackie Gleason and the Hit Parade video segments;
Featured for a season on CBS Radio's "On A Sunday Afternoon".