- Manager accounts receivable Login Brothers Book Company, Chicago, 1982-1984. Staff accountant, manager Ernst & Young, 1984-1990. Deputy comptroller City of Chicago, 1990-1996, 1st managing deputy comptroller, since 1996.
Volunteer steward Highmoor Prairie restoration project Illinois Nature Conservancy, Highland Park, Illinois, since 1990. Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Illinois Certified Public Accountant Society, Government Finance Officers Association (special review communications since 1989, auditing and finance reporting committee since 1993, vice chair since 1997), Illinois Government Finance Officers Association, Airports Council International.