Party affiliation: Democrat
- Library. assistant Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, 1965-1970. Instructional aide Palo Alto Unified School District, 1986-1990. Library assistant J.L. Stanford Middle School, Palo Alto, since 1990.
Campaign manager Alan Davis for School Board, Palo Alto, 1982. Campaign treasurer Debbie Mytels for School Board, Palo Alto, 1986, Julie Jerome for School Board, Palo Alto, 1988. Member American Association of University Women (branch president 1986-1987, local editor 1988-1992, California state newsletter editor 1992-1994, Top State Newsletter in Nation award 1993), Neighbors Abroad (Sister Cities International affiliate board directors, newsletter editor 1987-1992, president 1989-1990), Daughters of Norway (treasurer 1992-1994).