Teacher, Taylor (Michigan) School System, 1966-1968. Volunteer to Nepal, United States Peace Corps, 1968-1970. Counselor North Carolina Division Youth Services, Butner, 1970-1971, project director, 1971-1972, juvenile evaluation supervisor, 1972-1974, chief of staff development, 1975-1977, facility director Juvenile Eval.
Center, 1977-1984; director black Mountain Regional Mental Retardation Center, 1984-1985. Superintendent West Texas Children's Home, 1985-1986. Superintendent Brownwood (Texas) State Home and School, since 1986.
Member North Carolina Juvenile Law Study Commission, 1980-1985. Board directors Buncombe County Association Retarded Citizens,1985.
Member American Correctional Association (Outstanding Professional Service award Western region North Carolina chapter 1982), North Carolina Juvenile Services Association, Southern Association Training Schools (past secretary-treasurer), Congress Advisers for Retarded, American Association Mental Deficiency, National Association Superintendents Public Residential Facilities for the Mentally Retarded.