Arizona State University (Bachelor of Arts, 1973). University of Washington (Master of Library and Information Science, 1980). University of Miami (Juris Doctor, 1989).
English teacher Phoenix School Systems, 1974-1976. Library technician University Idaho, Moscow, 1976-1980, acting associate library, 1981, head technical services, 1980-1982. Reference library Paul Boley Law Library., Portland, Oregon, 1982-1985.
Head reference University Miami Law Library., 1985-1989. Associate director University Colorado Law Library., Boulder, 1989-1993. Associate dean Library.
& Information Services Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Lansing, Michigan, since 1993. Advisory board Colorado Library. President Group, Denver, 1991-1994.
Member American Association Law Libraries (advisory council chair Chicago 1995-1996), Colorado Association Law Libraries (vice president-program chair 1991-1992, president 1992-1993), Michigan Association Law Libraries, American Association Law Schools.
Married Christopher Leon Studwell, August 16, 1972. 1 child, Stephanie Marie.