At BVU since 2009
A.A., Rose State College
B.A., M.A., University of Central Oklahoma
Ph.D.,University of Oklahoma
Selected as a McCorkle Fellow for 2010 (Japan)
Hobbies include college football and Major League Baseball, movies, reading, cooking, and billiards.
Spent six years conducting federal background investigations before entering academia. Investigations were used to determine an individual's suitability to hold a security clearance and occupy a position where they would come into contact with classified information.