Screenwriter and the first female President of the Writer's Guild.
She first became involved in Entertainment when studio powerhouse Warner Brothers hired her to write the script for Scarlet Dawn (1932).
She has written many stories for publication. Her work has been shown in magazines like: Cosmopolitan, Collier's, and Redbook.
She was raised in New York City.
Like actress Hope Davis, she studied at Vassar College in New York.