Party affiliation: member New Bethel African-Methodist-Episcopal Church
- Administrative assistant City of Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1975-1977, 82-83, executive assistant to city manager, 1983-1984, management analyst, 1984-1986. Marketing trainee Westinghouse Corporation, Pittsburgh, 1977-1978, market analyst architectural systems division Grand Rapids, 1978-1981. Assistant to city manager City of Lakeland, Florida, since 1986.
Denomination: New Bethel African-methodist-episcopal Church
Board directors Women's Resource Center, Grand Rapids, 1980-1985, president board, 1985. Government chairman Paint Your Heart Out Lakeland, 1991-1992. Chair assistant steering committee International Capital Market Association, 1992-1993.
Member Leadership Lakeland, 1990, assistant committee, FCCMA/International Capital Market Association partnership agreement committee Florida City and Country Managers Association, National Minority Supplier Development Council, Lakeland Community Relations Council. Member International City Managers Association (assistants steering committee 1991-1994), Florida City and County Managers Association, National Forum Black Public Administrators (president Tampa Bay chapter 1990-1991), Florida Black Elected and Appointed Officials Caucus, Greater Florida Minority Development Council (secretary-treasurer Tampa Bay chapter 1989-1990), Imperial Polk Management Association (publicity chairman), Lakeland Chamber of Commerce (minority business task force), American Marketing Association, American Planning Association, Leadership Lakeland Alumni, Delta Sigma Theta (president Grand Rapids alumnae chapter 1981).