Associate of Arts, Cumberland University, 1971. Bachelor of Science, Austin Peay State University, 1973. Master of Library Science, Vanderbilt University, 1976.
Bookmobile library Upper Cumberland Regional Library., Cookeville, Tennessee, 1973-1975. Government documents cataloger Memphis and Shelby County Public Library and Information Center, Memphis, 1977-1978. Cataloger University Tennessee, Memphis Health Science Center Library., since 1978.
Member Medical Library Association (chairperson government relations committee Southern chapter 1993-1995, senior member Academy Health Information Professionals), Special Libraries Association (president Mid-South chapter 1995-1996), Tennessee Library. Association (member legislation committee 1983-1985), Association Memphis Area Health Sciences Libraries (University Tennessee representative 1985-1990, secretary 1990).