Born in Atlantic, Iowa, February 24, 1948, daughter of Chauncey H. and Marynelle Holmes Carl. Graduated from Atlantic High School, 1966. B.A., University of Iowa, 1970. M.A., University of Iowa, 1973. Employed in higher education administration, 1971-80. Currently self-employed as management trainer and consultant. Cited in Who's Who of American Women, 1978. President, Iowa Student Personnel Association, 1980. Member, National Organization for Women, League of Women Voters. Married to Gregory R. Johnson. Third term.