San Francisco State University

Degree: MA Gerontology

Attended: August, 2006 to May, 2008

Awards:  Distinguished Student, 2008 and Distinguished Alumni, 2016


St. Mary’s College of California

Degree: MBA, Human Resources and Organizational Development

Attended: September, 1989 to June, 1991


University of Utah

Degree: MA History

Attended: September, 1976 to August, 1977


University of Utah

Degree: Bachelors of Science, Double Major History and Political Science

Attended: August, 1972 to June, 1976

Awards: Magna Cum Laude, Phi Kappa Phi


Professional Associations





“Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory Records: Who Should Collect and Maintain Them and What Are the Implications?”, American Archivist, 59 (1), Winter, 1996. 

“The Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory’s Archives and Records Office’s Role in the U.S. Department of Energy’s Human Radiation Experiment Records Search and Retrieval Project ” Science, Technology and Medicine Archives of Australia, Issue 2, September, 1995. 


“A Dynamic Celebration of Learning: A Case Study of a Gerontologist’s ePortfolio,” Gerontology and Geriatric Education, forthcoming.

Human Resources 

“Building a Partnership Between Managers and Professionals,” Records Management Quarterly, XXVIII (3), October, 1994.

“The Emerging Age of Cooperation: Strategic Alliances and its Human Resource Implications for Records Managers,” Records Management Quarterly, XXVIII (2), July, 1994.

Organizational Development 

“The Change Masters: Organizational Development in a State Archives,” American Archivist LI (3), 1988.

Social Welfare History

“This Decade Was Different: The Relief Society Social Services Department During the 1920s,” Dialogue: Journal of Mormon Thought XV (3), 1983.

“The National Women’s Relief Society and the U.S. Sheppard-Towner Act,” Utah Historical Quarterly L (3), 1982.

“Amy Brown Lyman: Utah’s First Social Worker,” Sister Saints Brigham Young University Press, 1978.


Religious History 
“From Apostle to Apostate: The Personal Struggle of Amasa Mason Lyman,” Mormon Mavericks: Essays on Dissenters, editors: John Sillito and Susan Staker, Signature Press, 2002.

“From Apostle to Apostate: The Disfellowshipment and Excommunication of Amasa Mason Lyman,” Dialogue: Journal of Mormon Thought XV (4), 1983.

“Amasa Mason Lyman: The Spiritualist,” Journal of Mormon History VI, 1979.


The WPA Historical Records Survey: A Guide to the Unpublished: Inventories, Indexes, and Transcripts, Society of American Archivists, 1980.

contributed to, Andrea Hinding, ed., Women’s History Sources 2 vols. R.R. Bowker, 1980. Responsible for the entries from five intermountain west states.

Records Management Guidance for Fiduciaries