Employment: Graduated UWA (History), Curtin University (Library and archives). Worked 14 years at State Aboriginal Affairs Department, then 10 years as Manager Archives and Director at State Library of WA. Retired 2008 and partnered with husband, Bevan, in Historical Research & Publication Services consultancy. Author of two municipal histories. Currently writing the history of a major Perth hospital due for publication in 2016. Personal: married 44 years to Bevan, five children, seven grandchildren.