Educational BackgroundM.A., English Professional Writing, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1986Ph.D., English Rhetoric and Linguistics, Northern Illinois University, 1995
Professional BackgroundProfessor of English Studies and Communication Skills, 2011-present
Chair, Performance Studies Interest Council, Pennsylvania Communication Association (PCA), 2005-11
President, PCA, 2005
Area of Expertise/ResearchRhetoric, Writing, Performance Studies, Poetry
PublicationsPrecisely There: A Festschrift in Honor of Ronald H. Bayes (co-editor). Arroyo Seco, NM: Palisade Press. 2011.
Generations (poems). Laurinburg, NC: St. Andrews College Press. 2007.