At BVU since 2001
B.A. in English & Mass Communication from Buena Vista University.
M.F.A. in Creative Writing from Old Dominion University.
Presentations include "The Media, Marriage & Maternity," "Improving Student Learning through Blogging," and "Creating a Writers in Community Program: How and Why." House blogger for Women in Media & News' WIMN's Voices Blog.
Teaching awards include Faculty Member of the Year at Buena Vista and Graduate Teaching Assistant of the Year at Old Dominion.