Party affiliation: Republican
- Accountant KMG, Main, Hurdman, Fort Worth, 1977-1985, partner, 1985-1987, Peat, Marwick, Main Company, Fort Worth, 1987-1988. Private practice accounting, since 1988.
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Treasurer, board directors Young Women’s Christian Association of Fort Worth and Tarrant County, 1983-1987, president, 1988. Active All Saints Executive Forum. Member Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (chairman Fort Worth tax institute 1987, board directors 1985-1987, state director since 1987, vice president, 1989-1990), Fort Worth Professional Women (chairman member committee 1986-1987, progressive chairman 1987-1988), Network of Executive Women, Zonta (vice president 1987, international relations chairman 1989-1990, treasurer since 1990).