Party affiliation: Republican
Teacher New Castle County School District, Wilmington, Delaware, 1979-1981. Private practice as editor New Castle, 1981-1983. Assistant office manager VVM, Inc., Claymont, 1983-1986.
Marketing coordinator Enterprise Public, Inc., Wilmington, 1986-1988. Supervisor of education Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, 1988-1990, assistant to research director, 1990-1991, assistant director research, 1991-1996, administrative coordinator external programs, 1996-1998, area manager, 1998-1999, administrative director research, 1999-1900, assistant administrator research, since 2000. Consultant Enterprise Public, Inc., Wilmington, 1988—1989.
Editor: The Golden Mailbox, 1988. Assistant editor: First State Woman, 1988-1991. Production editor Capitalism for Kids, 1987 (Philadelphia Book Show award, 1987).
Technical reviewer: Pediatric References, 1990-1995. Member editorial board Frontiers of Health Services Management, since 2001. Contributor articles to professional journals.
Volunteer Girl Scouts American, Claymont, Delaware, 1990-1995. Teacher St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Wilmington, Delaware, 1981-1992. Member National Association of Female Executives, National Federation Business and Professional Women (president 1991-1992, secretary 1987-1989, Young Careerist award 1989), American College Healthcare Executives (certified 1998), Kappa Delta Pi.