Ronnie has been a participant in several HITH tours at Mike and Pat Markham's Gold Dust Studio. She has been a painter from early childhood, influenced by her mother, who was also an oil painter. Ronnie studied at the Maryland Institute College of Art, and has participated in plein air workshops with painter Mark Farina on the Monterey Peninsula. Ronnie is also an attorney, a Guild member at the Heard Museum, and a member of the Desert Foothills Chapter of the Arizona Archaeology Society and the Desert Foothills Land Trust. Several landscape paintings were recently accepted in the juried show, Art for Land's Sake, sponsored by the Land Trust.