- Clinical instructor in dietetics University Tennessee, Knoxville, 1974-1977. From assistant professor to professor dietetics Kansas State University, Manhattan, since 1977. Director Coordinated Program Dietetics, since 1988.
Volunteer Big Brothers and Big Sisters, 1980, American Heart Association, since 1987. Board directors education Manhattan Hospice Care, Inc., 1985-1986. Member The American Dietetic Assn (board directors 1986-1988, 90-92, Medallion award 2002), American School Food Service Association, Commission Dietetic Registration (chairman 1990-1992), Zeta Tau Alpha.