Party affiliation: Republican
- Member staff IPMR-Methodist Hospital, Peoria, 1985-1986, Schwab Rehabilitation Center, Chicago, 1986-1987, Evanston (Illinois) Hospital, 1987-1989. Supervisor IPMR-Pekin Hospital, Peoria, 1989-1991, OSF-St. James Hospital, Pontiac, Illinois, since 1991.
The longing for holiness is not about wanting to be 'holier than thou'. It is about wanting the love of God to permeate all of our life, and for that love to be shown through our lives to other people.