Bachelor, Carleton College, 1964; Master of Arts, University of Chicago, 1970; DLS, Columbia University, 1992.
Assistant reference library, University of Chicago Libraries, 1965-1966;
classics library, University of Chicago Library., 1967-1970;
assistant head acquisitions, University of Chicago Library., 1970-1971;
personnel library, University of Chicago Library., 1971-1973;
personnel/business library, U. Colorado Library., Boulder, 1978-1980;
assistant director science and engineering division, Columbia University, New York City, 1981-1985;
associate dean of university libraries for public services, Arizona State University Library., Tempe, 1985-1989;
director instrumental and research services, Stanford (California) University Libraries, 1989-1990;
director Dudley Knox Library., Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, since 1993. Academic library management intern Council on Library. Resources, 1980-1981.
Chairman university libraries section Association College and Research Libraries, 1989-1990.
Trustee Monterey Public Library. Member American Library Association, American Society Information Science, Sherlockian Scion Society, Phi Beta Kappa, Beta Phi Museum.
Married David Lee Reneker, June 20, 1964 (deceased December 1979). Children: Sarah Roeder, Amy Johannah, Benjamin Congdon.