Ph.D. - Counselor Education and Counseling: Idaho State University (2010); M.S.-Counseling: Marital, Couple, and Family Counseling/Therapy: University of Nevada, Las Vegas (2007); B.S. - Behavioral Science: Social Work: Utah Valley University (2002).
2017 Recipient of the Martin Ritchie Award for Excellence in Advocacy
CACREP’s Martin Ritchie Award for Excellence in Advocacy recognizes individuals who engage in superlative advocacy efforts on behalf of CACREP and its vision, mission, and values, which ultimately serve to advance the counseling profession through quality and excellence in counselor education.http://www.cacrep.org/about-cacrep/cacreps-martin-ritchie-award-for-excellence/
American Counseling Association (ACA), Association for Counselor Education & Supervision (ACES), International Association for Marital, Couple, and Family Counseling (IAMFC).
(2015-2017) College Campus Chair - College of Social Sciences, University of Phoenix-Salt Lake City, UT (CACREP Accredited); (2010-2015) Associate Professor - Department of Counselor Education, Adams State University-Alamosa, CO (CACREP Accredited).