Title
Faculty Lead

SDI Time
SDI Faculty since Jan 2021

Courses Taught
English

Education
Ph.D, MA, B.Edu, BA

Professional Background
Excellence Administrator Award in 2021
Ohio Assessments for Educators reviewer for Ohio Department of Education (ODE)
Distinction service award by Lakeland Community College in 2019
The Diversity Award by Lakeland Community College in 2019
Chief Commencement Speaker at the 2019 graduation ceremony
OATYC awards 2018, 2019, 2020
Teaching excellence award for 2015, 20216, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020
Nominated as Top Ten Professor in USA in 2012

Professional Group Memberships, Certificates & Certifications
Mayor Pro Tempore and President of Council at Timberlake, 2021
P/T Academic Advisory Board at Lakeland Community College, 2020-2021
Senior Reviewer for National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP)
Academic Teaching Excellence Committee at Lakeland Community College, 2019-2021
P/T Faculty Professional Development Committee at Lakeland Community College, 2019-2020
Member of NOSS (National Organization for Student Success) and NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education)
Senior Reviewer for National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP)
Faculty Advisor, National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS)
Teaching license
National Council for Teachers of English, USA
Ohio Assessments for Educators reviewer for Ohio Department of Education (ODE)
OCTEO- Ohio Confederation of Teacher Education Organizations
Academic Advisory Board for McGraw Hill Publishing Company
Academic editor for Norton Publishing Company
Journal Reviewer for The Blue Water Institute
Geauga County P-16 Council and P-12 College Readiness Committee
Bedford Publication World Literature Advisory Board
Education Workforce P-16 Alliance of Lake County
Curriculum Alignment Committee
OATYC Member & American Management Association
American Studies Research Center, New Delhi, India
English teachers’ Association, Jakarta, Indonesia
Educational Institute of Thailand
Parent Engagement Program, Geauga County
Volunteer for Lake County Victim’s Assistance Program

Hobbies
Travelling, painting on rocks, reading non-fiction, adventure sports, volunteering