Bachelor in Art Education and Integrated Liberal Studies, University Wisconsin, 1974. Master of Library Science, University Wisconsin, 1975.
Teacher, librarian Victorian Education Department, Victoria, Australia, 1976-1980. Freelance artist, photographer Asia, Europe, Canada, 1980. Assistant physical science librarian Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, 1981-1983, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, 1983, director user services, since 1983.
Library senator Southern Illinois University Senate, Edwardsville, 1983-1986. President Southern Illinois Network of Women, 1987. Member Friends of St. Louis Art Museum.
Board directors Friends of Lovejoy Library, Edwardsville, since 1986. Member American Library Association, American Association of University Professors (treasurer Southern Illinois University chapter 1985-1988, treasurer Illinois chapter 1986-1988), Illinois Library Association, Association of College and Research Libraries, American Entreprenueurs Society, Popular Culture Association (presenter annual conference 1988), Friends of Bard Hunter Paper Museum.