Party affiliation: Republican
Messenger, orderly Palo Alto (California) Stanford Hospital, 1957-1962. Warehouse worker Loma Linda Foods, Riverside, California, 1962-1964. Apiary worker Albert Knoefler Honey Company, 1962-1965.
Cyto-technician United Medical Laboratories, Portland, 1966-1970. Manager Independence (Missouri) Fire & Safety Equipment Company, 1970-1972. Research and substitute teacher Independence School System, 1970-1972, 90-95.
Cyto-technologist, medical technologist University of Health Sciences, Kansas City, Missouri, 1973-1985. Cyto-technologist Kansas City Veterans Administration Hospital, since 1973, Martin Luther King Junior Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri, 1975, Research Medical Center, Kansas City, 1984-1990, Johnson Medical and Reference Laboratories, Independence, 1990-1996, Midwest Anatomic Pathology Laboratory, Kansas City, 1999—2005. Consultant University Diagnostic Systems Inc., Independence, 1992-1998.
Quality control supervisor United Medical Labs, Portland, 1968-1970. Laboratory safety officer University of Health Sciences, Kansas City, 1980-1984.
Member Burroughs Aubudon Society, Independence, Community Association for the Arts. Member Heart of America Association Cytotechnologists, American Beekeeping Federation, Missouri Beekeepers Association, Midwestern Beekeepers Association (board directors 1987-1989, president 1990, honey plants committee, Beekeeper of Year award 1990), National Audubon Society, Pathfinder Club (board directors 1973-1976, deputy director 1974-1976).