Party affiliation: Democrat
Visiting nurse, senior nurse preceptor Visiting Nurses Association, Brooklyn, 1960—1967. Delivery room charge nurse Hillcrest Hospital, Queens, 1967—1969, per diem nursing supervisor, 1970—1975. Department store nurse Orbachs Queens Center Mall, 1976—1978.
Medical officer New York Public Library., New York City, 1978—1989. Ophthalmic nurse St. Vincent's Catholic Medical Centers, 1989—2002.
CPR instructor American Red Cross, New York City, 1984—1989. Active Church on the Mountain, Hewitt, New Jersey, since 1982. Member of American Society Ophthalmic RNs (treasurer New York City chapter since 1994, prize for national certified board questions 1996), Hunter College Nurses Alumni Organization (nominating committee 1990-1992, founding member).