Judicial extern to Honorary Edward A. Panelli. Litigator Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton, San Francisco. President Center New Black Leadership, Washington, 1995—1997.
Counsel United States Senate Judicial Committee, 1997—1998. Deputy legal affairs secretary to California Governor Pete Wilson State of California, Sacramento, 1999. Attorney Curiale Dellaverson Hirschfield Kelly & Kraemer, LLP, San Francisco, 1999—2001.
General counsel United States Department Education, Washington, 2001—2005. Executive vice president, general counsel College Loan Corporation, San Diego, 2005—2009. Senior counsel Dow Lohnes Professional Limited Liability Company, Washington, since 2009.
Board directors Alliance/Advocates for School Choice. Member advisory board Black Alliance for Educational Options.