Party affiliation: Democrat
Organizational effectiveness specialist Xerox Corporation, Oak Brook, Illinois, 1988-1994. Child welfare specialist II Department of Children and Family Services, State of Illinois, Chicago, 1995-1996. Program coordinator Athey Hall/Haymarket House, 1996-1997.
Consultant Village of Riverdale, Illinois, 1996-1997. Program director Interfaith Council for the Homeless, since 1997. Presenter in field.
Active Partnership to End Homelessness, Physical Fitness & Nutrition for Recovering Persons, Harvey 100 Recovery Club. Active civic organizations. Member American Psychological Association, Black Psychologists Association, Chicago Psychological Association, National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors, Order of the Eastern Star (Garden City #33), Alpha Delta Omega, Phi Theta Kappa.