Staff nurse adult psychiatry Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, 1982-1983. Staff nurse medical St. Mary's Hospital, Manhatten, Kansas, 1983-1984, 5th General Hospital-American, Stuttgart, Federal Republic Germany, 1984-1985. Staff nurse obstetrics Northside Hospital, Atlanta, 1987, 89—, Scott and White Hospital, Temple, Texas, 1988-1989.
Volunteer nurse, childbirth instructor American Red Cross, Stuttgart, 1985-1987. Volunteer nurse Mimosa Elementary School, Roswell, Georgia, 1991-1992. Member Nurses Association of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Humane Society, United Daughters of the Confederacy, Society Mayflower Descendents, Delta Gamma.