Communication Studies, University of Missouri --
Kansas City. Also taught at the University of
Missouri -- Columbia, St. Louis Community
College, University of Arkansas, and University
of Louisiana -- Lafayette.
Full-time, Park University since 2005.
strategic planner for an economic development
district. Former basic course director.
UMKC Communication Studies Director of
Assessment and Director of Graduate Program. Program Coordinator,
Online Organizational Communication Major, Park
communication technology, communication
Published 10 textbooks
(one in 12th edition),
published 6 instructor’s manuals (3 in
second or later edition), provided Web
development for 4 publishers, and published 50
book chapters, articles, and reports.
Edited National Communication
Association's (NCA) The Communication Teacher
(3 years) and served on the
editorial board of NCA's scholarly journal
entitled Communication Education (3
in Higher Education
Administration and Communication. Studied at Michigan State University,
University of Missouri-Columbia, University of
Arkansas, and University of Missouri-Kansas City.
Special training in teaching students with
special needs and English language learners. In the past 10 years, completed more than 30
graduate credit hours in the online format.
Service: University Assessment Committee, Social
Science Institutional Review Board.
in Ghana, Jamaica, and the
People's Republic of China.
Obtained $3.5 million in
competitive grant funding,
including $1.5 million as primary grant writer,
others as collaborative team member.
Kansas State University
Peace Corps Volunteers
Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute
Zoo Atlanta Panda