Party affiliation: Republican
Advanced through grades to major United States Air Force, 1963-1983. Customer support representative Boeing Military Airplanes, Wichita, Kansas, 1983-1989. Counselor Wichita Counseling Center, 1988.
Vocational rehabilitation counselor Kansas Rehabilitation Services, Wellington, since 1989.
Member Sumner County American Dental Association Accsssibility Advisory Board, since 1994. Deacon Hillside Christian Church, 1991-1994, elder, 1995-1997, 99-2001, chairman church growth committee, 2000. Member National Rehabilitation Association, Kansas Rehabilitation Association, Kansas Head Injury Association, Lions (president 1994-1995, zone chairman 1991-1992, 94-95, board directors since 2003), Veterans of Foreign Wars (junior vice Commander Derby, Kansas chapter 1989, adjunct 1988), Kansas Rehabilitation Counselors Association (secretary, treasurer 1994-1996), Kansas Rehabilitation Assn (board directors 2000-2003)., Wellington C. of Chamber (board directors 1999-2001, 2003-2004).