Party affiliation: Democrat
Electronic tester Radio Corporation of America, Marlboro, Massachusetts, 1970-1971. Customer service representative Honeywell Information Systems, Inc., Waltham, 1971-1975. Computer technician Bendix Field Engineering, Columbia, Maryland, 1975-1978.
Senior field engineer Ford Aerospace and Communications Corporation, Palo Alto, California, 1978-1979. Systems integration engineer Kentron International/National Aeronautics and Space Administration/Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, 1979-1983. Senior fabrication technician Rockwell International, Anaheim, 1983-1984.
Computer engineer Al-Johi International, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 1984-1985. Senior test engineer General Dynamics, San Diego, 1985-1988. Owner Wrights Food Vending Service, 1988—1990.
President, founder Residential Care and Treatment Facility for Youth, since 1991.