Party affiliation: Democrat
Reporter Wyoming State Tribune, Cheyenne, 1975-1976. Zone reporter Denver Post, 1980. Executive officer Cheyenne Board Realtors, 1980-1982.
Donor resource manager United Blood Services, Cheyenne, 1982-1986. Executive officer Carefree (Arizona) Board Realtors, 1986-1988. Outpatient therapist Superstition Mountain Mental Health Center, Apache Junction, Arizona, 1988-1989.
Women's therapist Choices Program, Piqua, Ohio, 1989-1991. Senior therapist Eastway Corporation, Dayton, 1991-1993. Coordinator senior intensive outpatient program Dartmouth Hospital, 1993-1995.
Owner, Red Oak Counseling creator, therapist Wellness Program, Positive Perspectives, since 1995. Organizer child abuse workshops, 1988. Facilitator Rational Recovery Group, Recovery from Substance Abuse, Dayton, 1990-1991.
Volunteer, senior adult Catholic Social Services, Dayton, 1991-1993. Creator, presenter workshops A Time to Remember, Therapeutic Storytelling, Early Alzheimer Intervention. Certified workshop presenter Windows, Healing and Helping Through Loss.
Adjunct faculty Sinclair Community College, since 1995.
Denomination: Unitarian Universalist