Party affiliation: Democrat
Intensive Care Unit/Cardiac Care Unit nurse various hospitals, Tacoma and Minneapolis, 1967-1972. Instructor medical nursing Lutheran Deaconess Hospital, Minneapolis, 1972-1973. Clinical research associate Medtronic, 1973-1976, clinical evaluation manager, 1976-1982, senior clinical evaluation manager, 1982-1986, manager physicians relations, 1986-1998, director physician relations, 1998—2005.
The Covenant is the means of grace by which the relationship with God is accepted and then sustained. It is therefore not so much about getting in to a relationship with God as it is about staying in it.