Party affiliation: Republican
Emergency room technician Independence (Missouri) Hospital, 1976-1977, 78-80, Registered Nurse intensive care unit, 1980-1981. Technical Sears, Inc., Waterloo, Iowa, 1977-1978. Registered Nurse Armco Steel Inc., Kansas City, Missouri, 1981-1986, coordinator inservice education, 1982-1986, chairman department quality plus, member labor management participation, 1985.
Registered Nurse Marion Labs, 1986-1987. Vice president Supportive Staffing Agency Inc., Kansas and Missouri.
Denomination: Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints