Bachelor of Science, University Nebraska, Lincoln, 1978. Master of Arts, Wichita (Kansas) State University, 1989.
Teacher Tyrone (Okla) Public Schools, 1979-1986, Liberal (Kansas) Public Schools, 1988-1989. Director communications Pure Life Systems, Wichita, 1989-1990. Director marketing cost per click Great Plains Hospital, 1990-1992.
Director training/public affairs Kansas Credit Union Association, 1992-1994. President Constance Anderson & Associates, since 1994.
President board Planned Parenthood of Kansas, Wichita, 1996. Treasurer Wichita Metropolitan Family Preservation Agency, 1997. Bd member Planned Parenthood of Kansas and Mid Missouri, Kansas City, 1999.
Member Women in Communications (president 1992).
Married Mark W. Merrihew, July 6, 1974 (divorced March 1990). Gabriel Merrihew, Chalin Merrihew. Married Douglas Eliot Johnston, August 29, 1996.