Educational BackgroundPh.D., Instructional Management & Leadership, Robert Morris University, 2014Master of Science, Business, California University of PABachelor of Science, Human Resources Management, Geneva College
Professional BackgroundOver 10 years experience in higher education, primarily as an administrator, combined with industry experience in curriculum design for professional development programs, corporate relationship building, public relations & marketing and community education. Immediate past-president and current Board member for the Continuing Education Association of PA (CEA/PA), Continuing Higher Education (CHE) liaison for the PA Association of Adult & Continuing Education (PAACE), RMU Women's Leadership Advisory Council, Board Advisory member for Washington County Jr. Achievement.
Area of Expertise/ResearchInterested in adult, non-traditional and graduate students. Currently evaluating topics related to that population for my dissertation.
Presentations2012 - "Successful Graduate Admissions & Enrollment in an Undergraduate Culture: Recruitment & Retention Strategies for OUR Market" / 25th Annual NAGAP Conference (National Association for Graduate Admissions Professionals)
2010 - "Is Technology Serving Us or Are We Serving Technology?" / 2010 Annual Pennsylvania Association for Adult & Continuing Education (PAACE) Conference