Bachelor of Science in Education and English, Nebraska Wesleyan University, 1964. Master of Library Science, Western Michigan University, 1972.
Teacher, Oak Creek School, Albany, Oregon, 1965-1967; teacher, Three Village School District, Stony Brook, New York, 1968-1969; library, Litchfield (Michigan) Schools, 1972-1973; reference library, Kellogg Community College, Battle Creek, Michigan, 1980-1981; serials and documents library, Albion (Michigan) College, since 1981.
Active Sheridan Township Board Review, since 1990, Sheridan Township Planning Commission, since 1994. Member Michigan Library. Association, Government Documents Roundtable Michigan (secretary 1988-1989, vice president, program chairman 1989-1990, president 1990-1991), Philanthropic and Educational Organization (president 1978-1980), Phi Kappa Phi, Kappa Delta Pi, Beta Phi Museum.
Married Dennis Charles Gaswick, June 14, 1964. Children: Christina, Wyatt.