Bachelor of Fine Arts Theatre, Texas Tech University, 1986. Master of Arts Drama, University Arkansas, 1989. Doctor of Philosophy Theatre and Film, University Kansas, 1999.
Assistant business manager University Theatre, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, 1986. Director children's theatre Sherman Community Players, 1986. Costume shop mistress University Theatre, University Arkansas, Fayetteville, 1987—1989.
Receptionist Smile Center, Springdale, Arkansas, 1989. Theatre graduate teaching assistant department theatre and film University Kansas, Lawrence, 1989—1993, assistant manager box office University Theatre, 1990—1993. Receptionist Theodore Wiklund, Doctor ol Dental Surgery, 1993—1994.
On air announcer KAYL Radio AM & FM, Storm Lake, Iowa, 1994—1995. Director Academy and Cultural Events Series Buena Vista University, 1996—2002, director service learning, 2001—2002, assistant professor theatre, since 2003. Actress Mount Sequoyah New Play Retreat, Fayetteville, 1988—1996, Playwrights Theatre New Jersey, 1997, Copenhagen Buena Vista University, Storm Lake, 2005.
Producer, actress Door Mats No More Productions, Storm Lake, since 2002.
Panelist grant review Iowa Arts Council, 2006. Delegate county convention Buena Vista County Republican, Storm Lake, 2000. Creativity, drama consultant Storm Lake United Methodist Church, 1996—2005.
Member board higher education and campus ministries Iowa Annual Conference University Methodist Church. Member board Harker Foundation, Storm Lake, 1995—2005. Member of Mid American Theatre Conference, Theatre Communications Group, Association Theatre Higher Education, Kappa Alpha Theta, Philanthropic and Educational Organization (treasurer 1994-1996).
Married David Grant Walker, July 6, 1991. Children: Dalton Eli Lowell Walker, Beatrice Ella Mae Walker.