Party affiliation: Democrat
Charge nurse Jones County Community Hospital, Laurel, 1972-1974. Charge nurse labor and delivery Mississippi Baptist Medical Center, Jackson, 1974-1977. Staff nurse Hinds County Health Department, 1977-1979, supervising nurse, 1979-1981.
Consultant Master of Surgery District Office Department Health, 1981-1983, supervising nurse, 1983-1985, field advisory nurse, 1985-1986, Director of Nursing, since 1986. Chief officer's staff State Health, since 1988.
FAcilitator senior adult music program Oak Forest Baptist Church, Jackson, since 1989. Member American Nurses Association, American Public Health Association, Mississippi Nurses Association (board directors), Association Community Health Nursing Educators, Association State Annual Territorial Nursing Directors, Sigma Theta Tau.