Party affiliation: Democrat
- Associate, Slagle, Bernard & Gorman, Kansas City, 1986-1990;assistant regional counsel region VII, Environmental Protection Agency, Kansas City, since 1990.
Member of committee Kansas City Consensus, 1985-1986, member solid waste committee, 1990-1991. Hearing officer Kansas City Housing Authority, 1986. Member American Bar Association (natural resources and environmental law section), Missouri Bar Association (environmental law section), Kansas City Bar Association, Lawyers Association Kansas City, Johnson County Bar Association, Kansas City Track Club.