Bachelor of Science in Education, University Colorado, 1973. Master of Science in Education, Fort Hays State University, Hays, Kansas, 1976. Library. Media Specialist, Fort Hays State University, Hays, Kansas, 1991.
Kindergarten screening coordinator, Greeley County Schools, Tribune, 1973-1988; kindergarten teacher, Greeley County Schools, Tribune, 1973-1989; library media specialist, Greeley County Schools, Tribune, since 1990. Library media practicum supervisor Fort Hays State University, 1991, 96.
Pianist for children's choir United Methodist Church, Tribune, since 1980, secretary, 1994-1996. Member National Education Association, American Library Association, Kansas-National Education Association, Kansas Association School Libraries, Delta Kappa Gamma (all offices).
Married James Dale Fisher Junior, August 11, 1977 (divorced January 1991). Children: Sarah Kathleen, Benjamin James.