- With Iowa National Insurance Company, Cedar Rapids, 1978-1980. Staff nurse University Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, since 1982. Presenter in field.
Volunteer The Discovery Shop, American Cancer Society, Cedar Rapids. Member Eastern Iowa Chapter Oncology Nursing Society (Pearl Moore award, 1987, Pres'. award, 1989, (chairperson nominating committee, 1985-1986, board directors since 1986, secretary since 1986, co-chairperson fund raising committee, 1988-1990, Oncology Nursing Society (core member Bylaws/Resolution committee, 1987-1989), Society Gynecologic Nurse Oncologists, American Nurses Association, Iowa Nurses Association (membership committee since 1988), American Cancer Society, Hospice Nursing Society, Intravenous Nurses' Association, Iowa Student Nursing Association, National Student Nursing Association, and more.