Bachelor in pre-legal studies, University of Michigan, 1969; Master of Arts in Library. Science, University of Michigan, 1972.
Cataloger, Tulane University Law Library., New Orleans, 1973-1978; reference library, Oklahoma State Capital Law Library., Oklahoma City, 1979; reference/acquisitions library, Baker & Botts, LLP, Houston, 1981-1982; assistant manager, supervisor technical services, Baker & Botts, LLP, Houston, since 1986.
Member American Bar Association, American Association Law Libraries, Southwest Association Law Libraries, Houston Area Law Libraries (secretary 1981-1982, vice president, program chair 1990-1991, president 1991-1992).
Married John Frank Joity, November 23, 1969.