Party affiliation: Democrat
Accounting clerk Gulf Oil Corporation, Atlanta, 1971. Clerk Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, 1971-1973, paralegal specialist, 1973-1979, investigator, 1979-1991, supervisory investigator, 1992-2000. Complaints manager Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2000—2003.
General counsel Albany State University Alumni Association, 1986—1990, 2005—2008. Chief Executive Officer & co-chair board director Legal Defense Coalition, Public HBCUS, Inc., since 2009. Vice president Asle Alumni Association, since 2010.
Member American Association For Justice, Atlanta Bar Association, Albany State College Alumni Association (president Atlanta chapter 1983-1985), Georgia State University Alumni Association, State Bar Georgia, Women of the Church Presbyterian (honorary life), American Business Women's Association (Woman of Year, Tara chapter 1985, 91, Peach chapter 2003), Spreading Oak Community Club.