School of Behavioral and Social Sciences
Assistant Professor of Social Work
- MSSW in Social Work at University of Texas, Austin, Texas, 1999
- PhD in Social Work at University of Texas, Austin, Texas, 1994
- MA in Counseling at Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1981
- BA in Psychology at University of Texas, Austin, Texas, 1976
Why I Teach
I motivate, coach and inspire my students to recognize and achieve their own personal greatness in the field of their choice. My hope is that each individual can prepare and successfully achieve an occupation that brings personal satisfaction and enjoyment while making our world a better place.
For me, teaching is a calling. It is a joy and a privilege to share knowledge, skills, research and practical experience with others while simultaneously gaining new perspectives from my students.