Nursing supervisor Rush-Presbyterian- St. Lukes Medical Center, Chicago, 1976-1978, practitioner, teacher, 1978-1979. Hospice staff nurse Bethesda Hospital, St. Paul, 1979-1980. Hospice head nurse Northern Memorial Medical Center, Robbinsdale, Minnesota, 1980-1982, hospice staff nurse, 1982-1985.
Health education director Aspen Medical Group, Minneapolis and St. Paul, 1985-1987. Case manager Minnesota Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome project, Minneapolis, 1987-1988. Co-founder, partner, consultant Journeywell, Minnetonka, Minnesota, since 1988.
Candidate screener Religious News Service-Cooperative American Relief Everywhere, Minneapolis, 1984-1985.
Member nominations committee Association for Nurses in Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Care, 1991, keynote speaker, 1992, co-chair Human Immunodeficiency Virus nurses committee, 1993-1995. Member American Nurses Association (congress of nursing practice 1992-1996), Minnesota Nurses Association (third district public affairs director 1984-1986, member Human Immunodeficiency Virus task force 1991-1992, co-chair 1992-1993), Coalition for Death Education and Support, Twin Cities Gay Men's Chorus (founder 1981, chairman long range plan 1985-1986), Minnesota Hospice Organization, Sigma Theta Tau.