Charge nurse United States Army Hospital, Fort Polk, Louisiana, 1972-1973. Charge nurse to assistant chief of nursing service United States Army 5th General Hospital, Bad Cannstatt, Federal Republic of Germany, 1973-1975. Staff nurse to charge nurse newborn Intensive Care Unit University Utah Medical Center, Salt Lake City, 1975-1977.
Staff nurse newborn Intensive Care Unit Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, California, 1977-1978. Staff nurse to charge nurse Primary Children's Medical Center, Salt Lake City, 1978-1982. Clinical nurse specialist neonatology Sutter Memorial Hospital, Sacramento, since 1983.
Lecturer to numerous professional groups. Researcher in field.
Captain United States Army, 1970-1975. Member Nurses Association of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, American Nurses Association (test development committee for certified of high-risk perinatal nurses 1980-1986), National Perinatal Association, National Association Neonatal Nurses (program committee 1983-1989, education committee, SIG treasurer 1992), Extracorporal Life Support Organization (logistics and education committee), California Perinatal Association, Maternal-Child Health Outreach Educators Northern California, Perinatal Improvement Network (Northeast California Regionalization Project, professional education task force, transport task force), Gamma Rho chapter Sigma Theta Tau.