Party affiliation: Democrat
With C. N. Gorham & Sons, Decatur, 1956—1957, Burger, Geisler, Fombelle & Wheeler, Decatur, 1961—1974. Legal secretary Geisler, Waks & Geisler, since 1974. Recording and correspondent secretary Macon Chamber of Commerce, 1974—1980.
Secretary-treasurer South Macon Township Library. Board, 1975—1980.
Member of Parents Without Partners (newsletter editor 1980-1982, membership director 1982-1983, regional council secretary 1981-1983), Winning as Single Adults (secretary 1980-1983), Macon Chamber of Commerce, National Association Legal Secretaries (area 5 membership director 1980-1982, Illinois national director 1983-1984, scholarship chair 1983-1985, Legal Secretary of Year 1986), Illinois Association Legal Secretaries (president 1982-1983, legal education chairman 2008, Legal Secretary of Year 1977), Macon-Moultrie Counties Legal Secretaries Association.