Party affiliation: Republican
Laboratory assistant Benson Institute Laboratory, Provo, Utah, 1983-1985. Therapeutic dietitian Valley Hospital, Las Vegas, Nevada, 1985-1986. Consultant dietitian Beverly Manor, 1985-1986.
Nutrition consultant Sunnyvale (California) Medical Clinic, 1987-1988. Research/teaching assistant in nutrition science University California, Berkeley, 1988-1990. Dietary service consultant Horizon healthcare corporation, Las Vegas, 1990-1993.
Assistant professor University Nevada School Medicine, since 1991.
Denomination: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints