Assistant editor Aero Digest, Washington, 1955—1956, Fairchild Engine & Airplane Company, Washington, 1956—1957. Executive assistant, international public relations department Kaiser Industries Corporation, 1957—1960. Secretary to president George Washington University, 1960—1962.
Legislation assistant to Congressman Donald D. Clancy, 1962—1967. Administrative assistant to Congressman John M. Ashbrook, 1968—1973. Minority counsel education House Committee Education and Labor United States House of Representatives, 1981—1985.
Freelance writer; consultant United States Department State United States Agency International Development, United States Information Agency.
Board directors Public Members Association of Foreign Service. Member of American Bar Association, National Trust History Preservation, Washington Indiana Writers, George Washington University Law Association, Women's Bar Association District of Columbia, Federal Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar, Airplane Owners and Pilots Association, Ninety-Nines, International Organization Women Pilots.