Data entry operator
Born deaf at Cottleville, NL; Newfoundland School for the Deaf until graduation 1973, then further training at Atlantic Technological Vocational Centre. Worked as a data entry operator, then as a pay-coding clerk. Entered the Deaf Academic Upgrading Program at Nova Scotia Community College in 2000 to prepare herself for better jobs. Older sister was Evelyn Ethel Philpott (q.v.).
Deaf Women of Canada, p.205-206.