Deafened about age 13; attended the Charles Henry Turner School for the Handicapped. B.A. (1964) from Gallaudet College; M.A. from DePaul University. Counselor at the Jewish Vocational Service Agency, Chicago. First deaf African-American member of the Gallaudet University Board of Trustees; also served on Advisory Committee of the National Technical Institute for the Deaf.
Black and Deaf in America, p.60-61; Deaf Women, p.50.
1917-18 June 2002