Commissioned Second lieutenant United States Army, 1960, advanced through grades to lieutenant colonel, 1979. Dietetic intern Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, 1960-1961. Chief production & service branch Food Service Division Irwin Army Hospital, Fort Riley, Kansas, 1961-1963.
Assistant instructor Kansas State University, Manhattan, 1963-1964. Assistant chief Dietetics Branch Food Services Division Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 1964-1967. Dietetic consultant 43d Medical Group, Vietnam, 1969-1970.
Director Food Services Division 2d General Hospital, Landstuhl, Germany, 1970-1972. Chief clinical dietetics branch Food Services Division Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 1972-1973, chief production & service branch Food Services Division, 1973-1975. Director Food Service Division Martin Army Hospital, Fort Benning, Georgia, 1975-1980.
Adjunct instructor Coordinated undergraduate program in dietetics Auburn (Alabama) University, 1977-1980.
Member Citrus County History Society (president 1984-1986, vice president, museum chairman 1986-1988, chairman floral city Heritage council since 1993, chairman floral city heritage days since 1993), Citrus County Fair Association (director horticulture 1983-1987), Brentwood Foundation (board directors 1984-1987), Daughters of the American Revolution, Floral Garden Club (president 1995-1997, judge student flower show 1984-1987), Citrus County Rose Society, Order Eastern Star, Phi Museum.