Party affiliation: Democrat
Lab manager Bertha Memorial Hospital, 1984—1986, Tri-County Hospital, Wadena, 1986—1993. Physician assistant Doctor Chet Gentry Family Practice, Sparta, Tennessee. Physician assistant cardology hospital service Mayo Clinic, Minnesota, 1997—1998.
Physician assistant family practice Henning Clinic/Tri-County Hospital, since 1998.
Denomination: Church of the Nazarene