- Elementary teacher Northern Community Schools, Sharpsville, Indiana, 1970-1972, 85-90, teacher kindergarten, 1972-1985, elementary and junior High School counselor, since 1990. Tutor, Kokomo, 1970-1988. Reading clinician Indiana University, Kokomo, summer 1983.
Emergency Medical Technician, Indian Heights Fire Department, Kokomo, 1984-1987. Clown for nursing homes Miles of Smiles, Kokomo, since 1990. Member American Counseling Association, Indiana Counseling Association (regional secretary-treasurer 1992-1994), American School Counselors Association, Indiana School Counselors Association (committee 1992-1993), Indiana School Women's Club, Delta Kappa Gamma (chapter president 1992-1994, state conference treasurer 1994, scholar 1990), Pi Lambda Theta (regional representative 1980-1986).