Party affiliation: Democrat
Teacher Department Defense Schools, Subic Bay, Philippines, 1969—1971. Reading specialist St. Mary's County Public Schools, Maryland, 1974—1978. Mental health counselor Calvert County Public Schools, 1978—1981.
Group practice psychology associate Lexington Park, 1981—1986. School psychologist St. Mary's County Public Schools, 1986—1990. Member part-time faculty Charles County Community College, Lord Fairfax Community College.
Vice president board directors St. Mary's County Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Program, St. Mary's County Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Program. Member Maryland Coalition Rape and Sexual Assault. Consultant, speaker in field.
Commissioner St. Mary's County Commission Women, 1979—1989. Member St. Mary's County Council Children and Youth, since 1982. Member of American Association of University Women (branch president 1977), American Psychological Association, National Association School Psychologists, National Academy Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselors, American Mental Health Counselors Association, American Association for Counseling and Development, Zeta Tau Alpha.