Nurse Mountain Maternal Health League, Berea, 1972-1973, clinical coordinator and family planning nurse practitioner, 1974-1975. Training and outreach coordinator Bluegrass Regional Birth Planning Council, Lexington, Kentucky, 1973-1974. Instructor Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, 1975-1976, assistant professor, 1979-1985.
Case manager Comprehensive Care Center, Madison County, Kentucky, 1985-1987. Clinical instructor University Kentucky, Lexington, 1987-1992. Manager and project director outreach services Berea Hospital, 1989-1992.
Instructor University Kentucky College Nursing, 1996. Board directors, vice president Hospice of Kentucky River, Richmond, 1981-1995. Member Foster Care Review Board, Berea, 1990-1995, Madison County Services Council, 1988-1992.
Board directors Ronald McDonald Children's Charities Central and Southeast Kentucky, 1992-1996.