Bachelor, College William & Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, 1976. Master of Arts, George Washington University, Washington, 1980.
Museum technician Smithsonian Institution Museum American History, Washington, 1979—1980. Registrar's assistant Smithsonian Institution, National Air & Space Museum, 1980—1982. Curator, archivist Christ Episcopal Church, Alexandria, 1986—1994, historian, since 1994.
Archivist Protestant Episcopal Theological Seminary, Bishop Payne Library., since 1990, head archivist, African American Episcopal history collection, since 2003. Member, executive board Episcopal Women's History Project, New York City, 1992—1994, Friends Local History, Special Collections, Alexandria Library., since 2004.
Member of Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference, Society of America Archivists, History Society Episcopal Church, National Episcopal Historians & Archivists (secretary 1993-1996, president 2000-2003).
Married Russell Vance Randle, June 30, 1979. Children: Katherine E., Sarah P., Stepene R.