Holding a BA in Marketing, she began her career in Public Relations in Ireland, working in this field for several years with Aer Lingus, before moving to New York in 1974. Worked in New York as General Manager with a company specialising in Imports and Wholesale Sales. Returning to Dublin in 1982 continued in this field, working with a company with retail stores in both Dublin and Los Angeles. She joined Options Cassoulides in 1993 working as a General Manager in Brussels until 31 May 2001. She is a member of the Board of Directors of Options Cassoulides Ltd since April 1997.