Denomination: Roman Catholic
Editorial assistant Ventura Star Free Press, 1963-1964. Supervisor editorial proofreaders Telegram Tribune, San Luis Obispo, California, 1964-1966. Copy editor Pontiac Press (name now Oakland Press), Michigan, 1966-1967, Macomb Daily, Mount Clemens, 1967-1968.
City editor Utica Sentinel, 1968-1969. Political reporter, acting managing editor Community News, East Detroit, 1969-1972. Research assistant Michigan House Representatives, Lansing, 1973-1977, administrative assistant, 1977-1991.
Instructor German language Lansing School District, 1993-1996. Holt Public Schools, since 1996. Administrative assistant Charles R. Green & Associates, Lansing.
Public relations coordinator, editor Michigan Paralyzed Veterans American. State secretary Ladies Auxiliary to Veterans of Foreign Wars, 1996-1997.
Secretary 3d District Democratic Committee, Kalamazoo, 1979-1984. Secretary Eaton County (Michigan) Democratic Committee, 1979-1984, treasurer 1984-1989. Member Michigan Press Women (Woman of Achievement award 1983, president 1987-1989), Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary (Meritorious Service award 1980, district president 1986-1987), American Legion (Meritorious Service award 1980).