Bachelor of Science in Wildlife Management, University Minnesota, 1976. Master of Science in Wildlife Ecology, University Florida, 1980.
Endangered species biologist Florida Game & Fresh Water Fish Commission, Gainesville, 1980-1982. Regional nongame specialist Minnesota Department Natural Resources, Brainerd, since 1982. Professor representative Cass County Forestry Advisory Board, Backus, Minnesota, since 1990, Central Lakes College Natural Resources Advisory Board, Brainerd, since 1986, chair, since 1993.
State government representative Big Island Joint Powers Board, Ideal Township, Minnesota.
Riding instructor Control Minnesota 4-H Horse Camp, Motley, since 1989. Member Minnesota Ornithologists Union, Wildlife Society (Minnesota chapter), Northland Arboretum.
Married Kenneth Raymond Perry, July 2.