Initial career as a teacher in both Junior High School and Elementary in two countries. Afterwards, 15 years experience as a counselling psychologist. Trained in Play Therapy in 2000/2001.
President of Calgary Ladies Field Hockey Association in past, and also Calgary City Ladies Field Hockey Coach and U19 Alberta Provincial Girls' Youth Field Hockey coach Volunteer participation in 1988 Winter Olympics Arts Festival with the Joffrey Ballet. Marketing Coordinator for Debut Opera and performer in the nineties Ambassador for local ski hill and Olympic Museum at Calgary Olympic Park, 2001-2006 inclusive, and reinitiated now as "Welcome Host".