Research interests include teacher quality, teacher coaching, program effectiveness, program improvement, educational change, strategic planning, and charter schools. Experience includes ten years teaching, ten years as Principal, nine years as district administrator including Educational Recovery Specialist at the Kentucky Department of Education, and ten years experience as a University Supervisor. Hobbies include farming, gardening, computer utilization in many projects, and caring for our three dogs. UC provided an opportunity to continue educating and coaching new teachers and a quality program that allowed me to complete my doctorate.

EdD Leadership, University of the Cumberlands, 2023
EdS Educational Leadership, Western Kentucky University, 1989
MA, Business Education, Western Kentucky University, 1984
BS, Business/Accounting, Western Kentucky University, 1978
AA, Education, Elizabethtown Community College, 1976

Presentations have been made at the Kentucky Educational Computing Conference, National Educational Computing Conference, and Kentucky Association of School Administrators (KASA). 

Publications on educational technology utilization were provided at various regional, state, and national educational computing journals.