Party affiliation: disciple of Jesus Christ.
English teacher Highlands Junior High School, Jacksonville, Florida, 1973-1974. Foster parent Mecklenburg County Department Social Services, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1976-1977. Social worker Buncombe County Department Social Services, Asheville, 1982-1985.
Counselor Child and Family Services, Knoxville, 1985-1986, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board Education, 1986-1991. Substance abuse trainer Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, 1986-1991. Consultant Junior Optimist Club, Charlotte, 1988-1989.
Member conference on church and disabled. City Light partner The Urban Alternative. Private practice, Charlotte, since 1992.
Denomination: Disciple of Jesus Christ