Teacher, elementary principal Tappen (North Dakota) Public School, 1973-1975. Teacher, assistant principal Manvel (North Dakota) Public School, 1975-1976. Agent American Family Insurance, Grand Forks, North Dakota, 1976-1979.
Teacher, library Zeeland (North Dakota) Public School, 1980-1981. Drilling fluids engineer American Mud, Watford City, North Dakota, 1981-1982. Consultant, 1982-1983.
Guidance counselor Ely Elementary School and Rugby (North Dakota) Junior High School, 1984-1987, Big Horn (Wyoming) School, 1987-1989. Coordinator guidance and testing North Dakota Department Public Instruction, Bismarck, since 1989. Presentor counselor's conference, 1987-1991, North Dakota Education Association, 1990.
Teacher Sunday school House of Prayer Luth. Church, Bismarck, 1990-1991. Member American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, National Career Development Association, American School Counselors Association, North Dakota School Counselors Association, North Dakota Association Counseling and Development, Elks.