Party affiliation: Democratic Party
Commissioner, Topeka Housing Auth., Kansas, 1973. Member, SRS Review Commission. Kansas Legislature, 1980-1983.
Member, Government Council on Fitness. Chairwoman, Taxation Committee, Member, Federal and State Affairs Committee, Member, Economic Committee. Member, Permanency Planning Commission, Kansas Supreme Court.
Child Support Commission, Kansas Supreme Court. National Conference of State Legislatures Council on Children and Families. Former Member, Attorney General’s Health Planning Review Commission and SRS Review Commission.
Kansas State Representative, District 55, since 1983. Professional career: research Assistant, University of Arkansas Medical School, Little Rock, 1962-1964. Senior Research Assistant, University Medical School, Columbia, Missouri, 1964-1968.
Teacher. Northern Hills Junior High School, Topeka, Kansas, 1968-1969 and J.S. Kendall School, Belmont, Mass., 1970-1971. Councillor, Youth Corporation, Topeka, 1973-1974. Executive Director, Young Women’s Christian Association, since 1977.