Education

Education
2009

Ph.D.

Indiana State University

Educational Leadership

1998

Master of Science

University of Tennessee 

Community Mental Health Counseling

1994

Bachelors of Arts

Wayne State College

Special Education

Work History

Work History
2013 - Present

Educational Leadership Coach/Consultant

Coaching district level administrators in urban school districts to improve educational outcomes for all students. 

2001 - 2012

Special Education Administration

Experiences include Special Education Director of large rural cooperative, mid-sized suburban and urban school districts; Principal, Early Childhood Center.

1994 - 2001

Teaching Special Education

Taught students with disabilities in alternative schools, separate classrooms, and integrated settings, including students with emotional disabilities, mild disabilities, and early intervention.

1988 - 1994

Hospital Corpsman

U.S. Naval Reserve; Fleet Hospital 6

Deployed Operation Desert Shield/Storm

Certifications

Certifications
2015

Certified NLP Master Practitioner

Association for Integrative Psychology
2015

Certified Master Practitioner Mental Emotional Release

Association for Integrative Psychology
2015

Certified Master Practitioner Hypnosis

Association for Integrative Psychology
2015

Reiki Master

Usui Shiki Ryoho
2012

Energy Leadership Master Practioner

Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching
2012

Certified Professional Coach

Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching
1997

Reality Therapy

William Glasser Institute