Party affiliation: Democrat
Eloise Penka Doran, American physical therapist. Registered physical therapist, Kansas, Nebraska, Colorado, South Dakota, North Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri, Wyoming, Oklahoma, Michigan. Scholar Wichita State University, 1983-1984; named to Outstanding Young Women of America. Member American Physical Therapy Association, Kansas Physical Therapy Association, World Confederation Physical Therapy, Mortar Board, Phi Kappa Phi.
With Penka Farms/Ranch, Healy, Kansas, 1974-1984. Physical therapy technician St. Anthony Hospital, Hays, 1981-1982, Agency for Home Health Care, Wichita, 1983-1984. Staff physical therapist Humana Hospital, Dodge City, 1984-1987.
Field manager Rehabilitation Visions, Omaha, 1987-1996. Initiator contracts, developer P.T. programs, director rehabilitation Wesley Towers, Hutchinson, Kansas, 1996-1999. Director in-patient physical therapy Center Kansas Medical Center, Great Bend, 1999—2005, out-patient, 2005—2006, Golden Belt Home Health and Hospice, since 2006.
Principal, owner Prarie Winds Physical Therapy Services, Kansas, since 2006. Private contractor Mobile Agency for Southwest Health, Garden City, Kansas, 1984-1987, Beverly Rehabilitation, 1999-2001, Rehabilitation Works, since 2001.
Denomination: Roman Catholic