Tour guide Historic Fort Snelling/Minnesota History Society, 1972-1974. Field researcher State History Preservation Office, Fort Snelling, 1977. Researcher and writer Minnesota History Society, St. Paul, 1979.
Attorney Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services, Worthington, since 1983. Book critic Tempest Magazine, Sioux Falls, 1990-1992. Adjunct instructor Worthington (Minnesota) c.C., 1986-1987.
Judge Minnesota Book Awards, St. Paul, 1992, 93, 94, 95, 96. Co-leader Adult Great Books Discussion Group, Worthington, since 1990.
Delaware Minnesota Republican Convention, Minneapolis, 1972, Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party, Rochester, 1988, Duluth, 1992. Board directors Nobles County History Society, since 1987, Worthington Concert Association, since 1990, Nobles Council Art Center, since 1988, vice president, 1992-1993. Member American Association of University Women (branch president 1991-1993), Minnesota Bar Association (delegate 1991-1992, 94, 95, 96), Worthington Business and Professional Women (vice president 1990-1991, Woman of Year award 1990).