Education

  • Ed.D. in Educational Leadership, University of Missouri-Columbia
    • Dissertation: Academically At-Risk College Students at a Small, Private, Faith-Based University: A Qualitative Study of Factors Promoting Persistence to the Fourth Year
  • M.S. in Educational Administration, Southwest Baptist University
  • B.S. in Biology with high school teaching certification, Southwest Baptist University

Selected Presentations

  • Factors Promoting Persistence for Academically At-Risk Students. Presentation at Every Student Counts Conference, Arkansas Tech University, 2019.
  • Advising the undecided student. Presentation at Faculty Workshops, Westminster College, Fulton, Missouri, 2015.
  • Characteristics of today‚Äôs college students. Presentation at Faculty Workshops, Westminster College, Fulton, Missouri, 2015.

Professional Organizations

  • American Educational Research Association

Honors and Awards

  • Southwest Baptist University, Faculty Life Beautiful Award, 2013.

Church/Community Service

  • Attends Alliance Christian Fellowship, Bolivar
  • Mentor for young women