Member staff Sen. Karl E. Mundt, 1958—1960. Assistant professor law University South Dakota Law School, 1962—1963. Minority counsel United States Senate Subcommittee Intergovernmental Relations, Washington, 1963—1965.
Special assistant to Attorney General State of South Dakota, 1965—1966. Deputy assistant secretary Department of Treasury, Washington, 1969—1972. Partner William L. Dickey & Associates, Professional Corporation, 1972.
With United States Air Force, 1954-1957.