Party affiliation: Democrat
- Supervisor speech and hearing East Fairfield Rehabilitation Center, Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1966-1969. Faculty teaching Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, since 1970.
Chairperson Human Commission City of New Haven, 1978-1987. Board directors New Haven Visiting Nurses Association, 1977-1979, American Red Cross, New Haven, 1979-1980, Connecticut Afro-American History Society, New Haven, 1982-1983. Member National Black Association Speech, Language, and Hearing, American Speech, Language and Hearing Association (minority concerns committee, vice president administration 1982-1985, president-elect 1987-1988, president, since 1988, fellow 1980, certified, honors 1983).