Party affiliation: Republican
Nurse's aide Columbus Community Hospital, Wisconsin, 1967-1969. Nurse aide Riverside Hospital, Kankakee, 1971-1973, nurse, 1973, Palos Community Hospital, Illinois, 1973-1974. Instructor St. Joseph Hospital School of Nursing, Joliet, 1974-1976.
Project coordinator Our Lady of Mercy Hospital, Dyer, Indiana, 1976-1978, assistant director nursing, 1978-1980, director of special services, 1980-1981. Director of nursing services Culver Union Hospital, Crawfordsville, 1981-1984, director of patient services, 1984, assistant administrator, 1984-1986. Director nursing, assistant administrator Visalia (California) Community Hospital, 1986-1990, director quality and risk management, 1990-1995.
Case manager Kaweah Delta Hospital, Visalia, since 1996.