Associate professor University Texas, Brownsville, Texas, 1990. Staff nurse Seton Medical Center, Austin, 1981-1982. Nurse clinician diabetes teaching service Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, 1976-1978.
Clinical faculty University Texas, Austin, 1982-1984, Pan American University, Harlingen, Texas, 1987-1988. Clinical director nursing/medicine Seton Medical Center, Austin, 1982-1984. Department director intensive care nursing service Hospital Corporation of America Valley Regional Medical Center, Brownsville, Texas, 1984-1986, director education, 1986-1988.
President Coastal Healthcare Consultants, Inc., since 1988. Research assistant University Texas, Austin, 1980-1981. Presenter in field.
Member American Red Cross, American Heart Association, American Diabetes Association. Member American Nurses Association (certified medical-surgical clinical specialist), Texas Nurses Association (state CNE 1988-1991 district 5 nominations committee 1984, continuing education committee), American Association Diabetes Educators, University Texas School Nursing Alumni Association, Sigma Theta Tau.