Current or past member of: Phi Alpha Theta, Omicron Delta Kappa, Women in Military Service    for America, 4-H, Missouri Adopt-A-Highway Program, Pittsburg State University Planetarians, Missouri Conservation Frontiers, Missouri Forestkeepers, Tilford Group on Diversity in Education, Missouri Clean Energy campaign, Mother Earth News editorial advisory group, Green   for All activist. Volunteer with the Missouri State Archives as a transcriptionist, Joplin NAACP for a cemetery clean up, the Jasper County Cemetery Preservation Committee, and was a summer intern with Documents on Wheels, based in Washington D.C.

Education and Certifications

Currently working toward a B.S. in Geography with minors in History and Multicultural Studies.
Pittsburg State University 2001-present                                                    
U.S. Civil Service                1988-1990                                          
U.S. Navy                           1976-1987

Interests, Publications and Presentations


History, historical research, genealogy, Earth science, geology, and conservation.