Denomination: Roman Catholic
Staff Registered Nurse, assistant head nurse Presbyterian Medical Center, Denver, 1971-1972. Director student health University Dubuque, Iowa, 1972-1973. District Registered Nurse, preceptor family nurse practitioner clinical institute Frontier Nursing Service, Hyden, Kentucky, 1973-1975.
Staff nurse St. Joseph Hospital, Florence, Colorado, 1975-1976. Home health nurse Custer County Health Department, Westcliff, 1975-1976. Commissioned 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1976, advanced through grades to lieutenant colonel, 1992, nurse, midwife Fort Campbell, Kentucky, Fort Hood, Texas, Frankfurt, Federal Republic Germany, 1976-1979, 79-83, 83-86, head nurse mother-baby care unit Fort Riley, Kansas, 1986-1989, head nurse labor and delivery, 1989-1990.
Obstetrics-gynecology nurse practitioner, nurse midwife General Leonard Wood Army Community Hospital, Fort Wood, Missouri, 1990-1994. Chief nurse midwifery service Blanchfield Army Community Hospital, Fort Campbell, Kentucky, 1994-1996. Retired United States Army, 1996.
Pediatric nurse practitioner Custer County Health Department, Westcliff, Colorado, 1975-1976. Nurse practitioner Phelps County Health Department, Rolla, Missouri, 1996. Ocert. nurse midwife, Fort Wood, Missouri, since 1996.