Political scientist, University professor. Born– Michigan. Married– Carl Grafton, December 28, 1974. Education– Wayne State University, Ph.B., and M.A.; University of Michigan, Ph.D. Taught at the University of Houston until 1975; Auburn University in Montgomery, 1975-.  Member  League of Women Voters.


Anniston Star, July 14, 1985, and AUM Catalog.


Big Mules and Branchheads; James E. Folsom and Political Power in Alabama. Athens, Ga.; University of Georgia, 1985.

Politics and Power in Alabama:  The More Things Change…  University of Georgia Press, 2005.

Joint_ editor;

The Behavioral Study of Political Ideology and Public Policy Formulation.  University Press of America, 2005.