Party affiliation: Republican
Instructor Texas Women's University, Houston, 1966-1972, Emory University, Atlanta, 1973-1977. Assistant professor Southeastern Louisiana University, Baton Rouge, since 1980. Nurse Our Lady of the Lake Medical Center, since 1984.
Consultant in field; appointed member Los Angeles. State Board Nursing, 1990-1996, vice president 1992-1994.
Member American Nurses Association, National League Nursing, Louisiana State Nurses Association (district representative 1988-1990), Louisiana Counseling Association, Baton Rouge District Nurses Association (board directors, secretary 1989-1991, 1996-1999), Baton Rouge Chamber of Commerce, 730 Club (team captain graduate leadership program 1991), Chi Omega (board directors house corps since 1988, treasurer since 1989), Sigma Theta Tau.