- PH.D., Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, University of Idaho, 2006
- M.S., Secondary Education, Utah State University Logan, Utah, 1993 Thesis: Training College Reading Tutors in Learning Strategies: Effects on Reading Scores, and Attitudes Toward Reading, Training, Tutoring, and Learning.
- B.S., Utah State University, 1976
Areas of Specialization/Interest
Select Publications/Presentations"Follow Thou Me." Devotional Address. Brigham Young University-Idaho. Rexburg, ID. 25 August 2010.
"Follow Thou Me." Follow Thou Me: BYU-Idaho Addresses on Faith in Jesus Christ. Rexburg, ID: LDS Philanthropies, 2009.
"Changing Landscapes: Using Student Publications to Navigate Diverse Literacies From Freshman Composition to Business and Rhetorical Studies." NCTE with Janine Gilbert, Elaine Hawker, Rod Keller, and Paula Soper.New York City, NY. 2007
"Triple-entry Journals: Responding Reflectively to Literature." ICIRA/ICTE Fall Conference. Idaho Falls, ID. 5 October 2007.
"The Charles Frazier's Cold Mountain," The Explicator, Winter 63.2, 118-121, 2005.
"F. Scott Fitzgerald." The Essentials of Modern Literature in English, post-1914. Ed. Ian Mackean. London: Hodder Education, 2004.
"Ernest Hemingway." The Essentials of Modern Literature in English. Ian Mackean, ed., 2004.
"Lifelong Learning for Women." Rexburg Center Stake Women's Conference. Rexburg, ID. 12 July 2003.
"Business Expedition 2001: New Wine in New Bottles," with Kirk D. Gifford and D. Joshua Holt. New Perspectives (2002): 71-80.