1986, Montana and U.S. District Court, District of Montana
University of Montana, J.D., with high honors, 1986
Law School Graduation Year
Montana State University, B.S., 1983
First Judicial District and American (Vice-Chair, Sections on: Natural Resources and Environmental Law) Bar Associations; State Bar of Montana (President, Women's Law Section, 1991-1992; Member, Sections on: Natural Resources and Indian Law); Montana Water Resources Association (President, 1999-2001).