Nurse technician, graduate nurse in obstetrics Women's Hospital of Texas, Houston, 1985-1986. Staff nurse Eastland (Texas) Memorial Hospital, 1986-1987. Staff nurse in adult oncology St. John's Health Care Corporation, Anderson, Indiana, 1987-1989, staff nurse in newborn nursery and women's health, since 1989.
Clinical instructor pediatrics Associate of Science in Nursing program Indiana University/Purdue University, Indianapolis, 1991-1992, childbirth educator, 1994-2002. Assistant professor Anderson University School Nursing, Indiana, since 2004.