Party affiliation: Democrat
- Assistant pastor, Roman Catholic Parishes, Los Angeles, 1965-1971;teaching assistant, University of Southern California, 1972-1974;private practice, San Diego, since 1975.
Scout master Troop 634 Boy Scouts American, Poway, California, 1986-1988. Fellow American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (clinical chairman continuing education committee 1986-1987, president Southern California chapter 1982-1984, secretary, treasurer 1978-1980), California Association Marriage and Family Therapists (clinical, president San Diego cpt. 1975-1977), Rancho Bernardo Chamber of Commerce (board directors 1990-1999l, president-elect 1991).