She worked as a Senior School Principal in DAV (the largest non-governmental organization of India in the school sector) for nearly 30 years. Also taught History and Social Studies for several years. She had her schooling from the prestigious Presentation Convent School, Delhi. B.A. (Hons.) History & M.A. History from Miranda House, Delhi University; B.Ed. & M.Ed. from CIE (Delhi University). Involved in materials development for CBSE, NIOS, Board of School Education Haryana, NCTE, IGNOU, etc. Massive foreign exposure in countries like Australia, Canada, Dubai, Egypt, Europe (Belgium, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Switzerland, U.K., etc.), Israel, Malaysia, Japan, Philippines, Thailand, Turkey, etc. Selected by Japan Foundation to visit their country in 1993 as a member of an international Social Science Teachers Group. Recipient of the prestigious Endeavour Executive Award of the Australian Government in 2008 for studying the school education and teacher education systems over there. Consultant with COL (Commonwealth of Learning), Canada and Amnesty International India. Participated in and presented papers at innumerable national as well as international conferences. Written nearly 25 school text books.
Organized several in-service training programmes for teachers and acted as Resource Person in those organized by DAV, CBSE, IASE (CIE), NIOS, SCERT, Board of School Education Haryana, etc.