Nursing clinical instructor El Paso (Texas) Community College, 1978-1979. Nursing education director Los Angeles County Harbor/University of California at Los Angeles Medical Center, 1979-1981. Senior nursing instructor, critical care instructor Rancho Los Amigos Hospital, Downey, California, 1981-1982.
Administrative supervisor Torrance (California) Memorial Hospital, 1981-1983. Head nurse Veterans Administration Hospital, West Los Angeles, 1983-1985. Discharge planning nurse, nursing supervisor Saint Mary Medical Center, Long Beach, California, 1985-1987.
Charge nurse newborn nursery St. Bernardine Medical Center, San Bernardo, 1987-1988. Head nurse San Francisco General Hospital, 1988-1989, director maternal-child nursing, since 1989. Consultant March of Dimes, Gainesville, El Paso.
Panelist, speaker Needs of High Risk Perinatal Families. Task force consultant Regionalized Perinatal Program, West Texas Health Systems Agency.