- Ph. D., Department of Communication, University of Utah. Project: Relational Communication in Mother-Adolescent Daughter Relationships
- Conflict Resolution Certification, Communication, University of Utah
- M. S. , Department of Communication, University of Utah
- EQ-i 2.0 Emotional Intelligence Assessment Certification, Emotional Intelligence , Multi-Health Systems
I teach in the Department of Management, as well as the Executive, Professional, and Online MBA programs, and the Business Scholars program. My research and teaching areas include interpersonal and professional communication, conflict management, leadership, emotional intelligence, public speaking, self-presentation, and team relations. I am a certified conflict mediator and certified emotional intelligence consultant.