Party affiliation: Democrat
- Charge nurse Marion General Hospital, Indiana, 1957—1960, 1967. School nurse Marion College, 1959—1960. Staff nurse Fisher Body, Inc., Marion, 1960—1978, supervisor medical department, since 1978.
Member of Indiana Academy Occupational Nurses, Indiana Association Occupational Health Nurses. (Nurse of Year award 1985), Mid Indiana Association Occupational Health Nurses (committee chairman 1983-1986, board directors 1984-1989, vice president 1987-1989), American Occupational Health Nurses Association, Home Extension Club (treasurer Fowlerton, Indiana 1978-1980).