Master of Counseling (ASU, 1990)
Doctorate in Higher Education and Adult Learning (Walden University, 2013)
Areas of specialization:
Discovering Your Purpose, Choosing a Major/Career, Re-careering Adults, Achieving Academic Success, Developing a Growth Mindset, Math Anxiety, Grief Recovery, Scholarships
How to Discover Purpose/Meaning, Positive Psychology, Mindset Workshops, Strengths Coaching
Career Exploration (Discover Your Purpose), College Success, Honors Forum (Leadership), The Science of Happiness
What are your passions, hobbies, interests?
Spending time with family and friends, two grandchildren, travelling, white water rafting, reading, volunteering
Who or what are your inspirations?
Jesus Christ and everyday people who make a difference with courage and perseverance.
What is one place you would like to visit?
Hike in every National Park in the U.S.
What are some of your proudest accomplishments?
Happily married for 35+ years. Raised two happy, successful kids (now adults). Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do. Successfully changed careers from Environmental Science to Counseling. Getting a doctorate at age 50+.
What are 5 words you would use to describe yourself?
Enthusiastic, curious, caring, adventurous, friendly