Margaret Wood worked as a companion to Georgia O’Keeffe from 1977 to 1982 when the painter was in her nineties. Ms. Wood later wrote “A Painter’s Kitchen: Recipes from the Kitchen of Georgia O’Keeffe,” and the memoir, “Remembering Miss O’Keeffe.”
Ms. Wood is currently a speech pathologist, providing therapy services for people with neurological diseases affecting voice and swallowing. She has been writing short stories and various series based on memoir since 1991. She has been an instructor with Karen Butts during Georgia O’Keeffe Immersion classes over the past several years.