Assistant Dean of Student Engagement & Hockey Coach
Phone: 248.218.2231
  • Education - Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication from Lipscomb University and Masters of Education from Abilene Christian University
  • What do you do in your job? - I find ways to empower students to engage in the service, leadership and learning opportunities offered outside of the classroom
  • Hobbies/favorite things to do - Gardening, fishing, camping, urban homesteading
  • Top 3-5 Books -
    • David and Goliath by Malcom Gladwell
    • Lincoln on Leadership by Donald T. Williams
    • Band of Brothers by Steven Ambrose
    • Most influential person/hero - My dad
  • Why are you at RC?  To help students uncover their gifts and passions
  • Favorite food - Seafood
  • Most embarrassing moment - I accidentally pants’d myself in the racquetball courts at Lipscomb University. I thought I had put shorts on under my track pants. I was wrong.
  • TV show character you most relate to - Jim Halpert from The Office
  • Life theme song - Thank God I’m a Country Boy by John Denver
  • Who would play you in your bio-pic - Brad Pitt
  • If you weren’t at work, what would you be caught doing on a sunny day? - gardening
  • What is one food habit you wish you could kick? - peanut butter and jelly sandwiches
  • What are 5 things you’re most thankful for right now?
    • My wife
    • My daughters
    • My dog
    • Rochester College Hockey
    • Kibo Corner
  • What is the most beautiful thing you’ve ever seen? - Bujagali Falls