- Architectural designer Butcher Block Company, Kansas City, Missouri, 1977—1979. Claims supervisor Mutual Benefit Life Insurance, 1979—1981. Intern, 1981; assistant to city administrator Leawood, Kansas, since 1981.
Volunteer Menorah Medical Center, Kansas City, Jewish Federation, Kansas City, Folly Theater, Friends of Art, Kansas City. Member of Mid-American Regional Council Personnel Commission (chairman), American Society Public Administrators, International Personnel Managers Association, International City Managers Association, University Missouri School Business and Public Administration Alumni Association (board directors since 1983).