Party affiliation: Democrat
Public health nurse Los Angeles County Health Department, 1967-1968. Nure Memorial Hospital Medical Center, Long Beach, 1968-1972. Director pediatric nurse practitioner program California State University, 1973-1997, assistant professor, 1975-1980, associate professor, 1980-1985, professor, since 1985, coordinator accelerated Bachelor of science in nursing program, 2003—2004.
Health service credential coordinator School Nursing California State University, Long Beach, chairman, 1979-1981, coordinator graduate programs, 1985-1992. Member California Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health Board, 1977-1984. Vice chair Long Beach/Orange County Health Consortium, 1984-1985, chair 1985-1986.
Fellow National Association Pediatric Nurse Associates and Practitioners (executive board, president 1990-1991), National Federation Nursing Specialty Organizations (secretary 1991-1993). Member American Public Health Association, National Alliance Nurse Practitioners (governing body 1990-1992), Association Faculties Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Programs. Los Angeles and Orange County Association Pediatric Nurse Practitioners and Associates (treasurer 1998-1905), American Association University Faculty.