Party affiliation: Democrat
Research associate in human development University California, Davis, 1973. Unit director Sunland Center, Miami, Florida, 1974-1979. Program specialist Office of Mental Retardation Florida Department Health and Rehabilitation, 1977-1979.
Program consultant Ohio Department Mental Retardation and Development Disabilities, Columbus, 1979-1981. Superintendent Montgomery Development Center, Dayton, Ohio, 1981-1983. Owner, manager LaFrame, Inc.
Art & Framing, Troy, 1983-1989. Chief Office of Program Design and Evaluation Ohio Department Mental Retardation and Development Disabilities, 1989-1993. Community development specialist Miami County Board Mental Retardation and Development Disabilities, Troy, 1993-1994.
Children's and community program director Miami County Board Magnetic Resonance/OD, 1994-1996. Superintendent, since 1997. Chair board directors Miami county Residential Living, Troy, 1985-1988.