Student, Phillips University, 1985.
Loan processor, Federated Capital Corporation, Grafton, Virginia, 1985-1987.
Bank teller, customer service representative, Sovran Bank, Hampton, 1986-1987.
Collections clerk, Montgomery Ward Credit Corp and General Electric Capital Corporation, 1987-1990.
Account clerk, City of Enid (Oklahoma) Administrative, 1990-1996.
Back records clerk, City of Enid Police, 1996-1997.
Sole proprietor/ owner WP Wordworks Freelance Services, Enid, 1997.
Instructor-short stories, International Writers' Club, 1997-1998.
Contest coordinator, Random Acts of Kindness-Tennessee campaign, 1997.
Freelance writer/editor, 1997 to present.
Editorial assistant, Eye on the Web, 1998.
Book author, 2005 to present
Contract editor, SBPRA, 2008-2010.
Managing editor, SBPRA, 2010-Jan 2013.
Exec. editor, Triple Crow Publishing, 2012.
Member Mid-America Romance Authors, Romance Writers American, Oklahoma Writers' Federation, Enid Writers' Club (president executive board since 1996, Best of the Best Poetry 1996), Sisters of the Scribe.
Married Gary Allen Porter, July 20, 1985. Children: Jonathan Taylor, Brittany Elizabeth. Widowed May 14, 2001.
Married Paul T. Sninchak, Jr., August 17, 2008. No children from this marriage.