- Instructor obstetrics nursing, Deaconess School Nursing, 1978-1980;assistant professor medical-surgical nursing, Mankato (Minnesota) State University, 1980-1986;associate professor community health nursing, Mankato (Minnesota) State University, since 1986. Staff nurse in emergency department Fairview Southdale Hospital, 1971-1972, in obstetrics, 1979-1980.
Volunteer Teenage Medical Center, 1977-1978, Bloodmobile, American Red Cross, 1986-1991. Member Church Council, since 1994. Member Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses, National Association Nurse Practitioners in Reproductive Health, Minnesota Nurses Association (delegate state convention 1980, 88, 89), Minnesota Politically Involved Nurses (vice Chairman, Board Of Directors 1988-1990), Midwest Nursing Research.Soc., Sigma Theta Tau (vice president Mu Lambda chapter 1990-1991).