- Staff nurse Community Hospital, Battle Creek, Michigan, 1967-1968. Staff nurse, head nurse Hutzel Hospital, Detroit, 1968-1971. Staff nurse Health Center Northern Michigan University, Marquette, 1971, assistant professor department nursing, 1972-1988, professor nursing, coordinator continuing education department nursing, 1986-1989, coordinator graduate programs nursing, 1988-1997, department head, 1997-1998, dean graduate studies and research, 1998—2003, retired, 2003.
Board director Lake Superior Hospice Association, Marquette, 1985-1989. Member Michigan Nurses Association Marquette Alger District Nurses Association (chairperson 1975-1977, Nurse of Year 1980), American Legion Auxiliary, Lions Club International (counc. chair, district governor 1996-1997), Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Theta Tau.