Party affiliation: Democrat
Research nurse medical center radiation oncology Indiana University, Indianapolis, 1975-1977. Nursing manager research unit Larue Carter Hospital, 1977-1978. Nursing manager adult psychiatric unit Valle Vista Hospital, Greenwood, Indiana, 1983-1984.
Charge nurse adult psychiatric unit Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, 1981-1983, 84-85. Nurse consultant Indiana Department Human Services, 1987-1988. Health services coordinator group homes Residential Management Systems, 1989.
Primary care nurse children's psychiatric unit Community Hospital North, 1985-1987. Supervisor Charter Hospital Lapayette, 1989. Primary care nurse Cardiac Care Unit St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis, 1979-1980.
Charge nurse adult mental health unit St. Vincent Stress Center, 1989. Clinical nurse specialist St. Vincent Youth Stress Center, since 1989. Psychiatric nurse consultant Child and Adolescent Regional Psychiatric Center Humana Hospital, Indianapolis, 1988.
Presenter in field.
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Active in effort to revise state regulations concerning children and adolescents and the admission of minors to adult psychiatric units. Member Mental Health Association Indiana (children and adolescent mental health committee since 1984), Marion County Mental Health Association, Prevention Child Abuse (Indiana chapter), Advocates for Child Psychiatric Nursing (Indiana chapter, planning committee state conference 1991), Delta Rho Kappa.