Party affiliation: Democrat
Teacher Chase County Public School, 1973—1978, Emporia Public School, 1977—1979. Area manager Session Border Controllers, 1979—2000. Owner Discover Strategies, since 2000.
Chairwoman Shawnee County Precinct 47, since 2003. Member District 53 Kansas House of Representatives, since 2005, member education committee, health and human services committee, local government committee, joint committee on legislation post audit.