1988 Master of Library Science, Emporia State University
1979 Special Student, Agriculture, Kansas State University
1977-1978 Justus Liebig Universitat, Germany
1977 Bachelors of Arts, Modern Languages, Kansas State University
Research and scholarship interests
Kansas Wildflowers and Weeds. Michael John Haddock, Craig C. Freeman, Janet E. Bare. University Press of Kansas, 2015.
Wildflowers and Grasses of Kansas: A Field Guide. Michael John Haddock. University Press of Kansas, 2005.
K-State Information Resource Management Council, Chair, 2004-2012
Regional, national, and international service
Flint Hills Discovery Center Advisory Board, 2011-2015
Friends of Konza Prairie, President, 2011
Agriculture Network Information Center (AgNIC) Executive Board Chair, 2008-2009
Leadership Manhattan Class of 2007
United States Agricultural Information Network, Director, 2000-2002
Honor and Awards
The State Library of Kansas designated Wildflowers and Grasses of Kansas: A Field Guide, as one of the "150 Best Kansas Books", January 26, 2011