Day program instructor Development Opportunities, Cañon City, Colorado, 1983-1985. Clinical behavior specialist Pueblo Regional Center Colorado Division Development Disabilities, 1985-1986. Career development teacher Colorado Department Corrections, Cañon City, 1986-1987, facility mental health therapist, 1987—2002, development disabilities coordinator, 1991—2002, facility mental health coordinator, 1995—2002.
Therapist sex offender treatment team Colorado Department Corrections, 1986—2002, clinical team leader, 2002-2004, regional mental health services administration, since 2004, co-chair state committee to development lifetime supervision standards for development disabled sex offenders. Presenter in field.
Council member Shepherd of Hills Lutheran Church, since 2003. Member American Counseling Association, American Association of University Women, American Association Mental Retardation (past state board directors 1987-1991), American Correctional Association, American Counseling Associate, Colorado Association Mental Health Counselors, Women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church American (executive board, newsletter editor 1997, confirmation youth mentor, Sunday School teacher since 1998).