Honors & Awards

  • Grant for Projects in Social Work Education . International Association for Schools of Social Work, 09/2016
  • Public Service Professorship. University of Utah, 04/2012
  • Practicum Clinical Instructor of the Year. University of Utah College of Social Work, 04/2011
  • Community Scholar in Residence. University of Utah University Neighborhood Partners, 04/2010

In the Media

  • http://www.good4utah.com/news/mindfulness-can-help-manage-stress-and-may-have-effects-on-brain-chemistry/742574382. 06/15/2017.
  • Bridging Borders was featured as the cover story in the fall issue of the Continuum. 10/01/2016.

Professional Service

  • College of Social Work. MSW Admissions Committee. 10/01/2017 - present
  • CSW. Practicum Advisory Committee. 08/22/2016 - present
  • College of Social Work. Strategic Planning committee. 08/22/2016 - 05/01/2017
  • CSW. Program Assistant Hiring Committee. 08/01/2016 - 09/30/2016
  • CSW. Curriculum Change Committee. 06/01/2016 - 08/22/2016
  • CSW. Scholarship Committee. 03/01/2016 - 04/01/2016
  • CSW. MSW Program Advisory Committee. 08/24/2015 - present
  • CSW. Career Line Faculty Committee. 08/24/2015 - 12/31/2018
  • CSW. Global Social Work Committee. 08/20/2007 - 09/01/2018

Internal Service

  • Diversity and Social Justice Committee. Member, 09/01/2018 - present. College service.
  • Green Team. Member, 09/01/2018 - present. College service.
  • Director of Field Education Search Committee. Member, 09/01/2018 - 11/01/2018. College service.
  • Practicum Faculty Search Committee. Chair, 01/01/2018 - 04/30/2018. College service.
  • MSW Admissions Committee. Member, 09/01/2017 - present. College service.
  • Practicum Advisory Committee. 09/01/2016 - 12/31/2018. College service.
  • MSW Advisory Committee . Member, 09/01/2015 - 12/31/2018. College service.
  • Career Line Faculty Committee. 01/01/2015 - 12/31/2018. College service.

Community Partnership

  • Bridging Borders: Thailand, Burma, and the United States. 01/01/2011 - present