Supervisor Milwaukee Catholic Home for Aged, 1981-1985. Project assistant St. John's Home for Aged, Milwaukee, 1985. Research assistant Center Nursing Research and Evaluation University Wisconsin, 1985-1986.
Nurse gerontologist community outreach nursing program St. Mary's Hospital, 1986-1992. Private geriatric care management nurse Whitefish Bay, 1992. Assistant director nursing Roseville East Nursing Home, Milwaukee, 1992-1994.
Manager Westside Senior Day Center, 1994—2002. Rating board specialist VA Regional Office, since 2002. Presenter in field.
Member advisory board Stage Directors and Choreographers. Advisory committee Guardianship Training Program. Member of Marquette University College Nursing Alumni Association (past board directors), National Council on Aging, National Gerontological Nursing Association (member social development commission aging board, Innovations to Nursing Practice award 2001, Certified of Pride in Public Service 2003), Mid-American Congress on Aging, Sigma Theta Tau (treasurer Eta Nu chapter, past treasurer finance committee Eta Nu chapter, Research award).