Professor of Math
Beginning, intermediate and college algebra, as well as math classes for students who want to be teachers. Several awards, including national-level 2010 William H. Meardy Faculty Member Award and the Central Regional Faculty Member Award by the Association of Community College Trustees. Involved with SCC’s Achieving Success With Math program, which tackles math competency. Developed and implemented SCC’s Education Program (and served as the program’s coordinator for 20 years), the Associate of Arts in Teaching program, and the Associate of Applied Science degree for education paraprofessionals.
Doctorate in education, University of Missouri; Master of Science Teaching degree, sponsored by the National Science Foundation, Illinois Wesleyan University; Bachelor of Arts, Bradley University.
Professor of Mathematics
Mathematics, including college preparatory mathematics, curriculum redesign. Former department chair, member and presenter at Missouri Mathematical Association of Two Year Colleges conferences, served on Curriculum Alignment Initiative for the Missouri Department of Higher Education in 2007, Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education in 2008. Member of Missouri Mathematical Association of Two Year Colleges.
Bachelor of Science, Michigan State University; Master of Arts in Teaching, Michigan State University; Ph.D., University of Missouri-St. Louis.