Business

Co-Founder & CEO, You Are Home (Austin, TX)

Investor


Higher Education

Founder & Director, 21st Century Literacy (Austin, TX)

University Lecturer (1998 - 2018)

Composition, Research Essay, Critical Thinking, Film Comedy, Textual Analysis & Semiotics,
Introduction to Literature, Introduction to Philosophy, Public Speaking

  •      University of Texas, San Antonio, University Writing Program

  •      Trinity University, Dept. of English

  •      St. Edwards University, Dept. of English

  •      Jinan University, Guangzhou, China, ONPS International Summer School

  •      University of California, Riverside, University Writing Program

  •      Oregon State University, Dept. of English

  •      Oregon State University, Writing & Learning Center

  •      Oregon State University, Dept. of Philosophy

 

Community College Professor (2003 - 2018)

Basic Skills Literacy, Composition, Critical Thinking, Literature, Student Learning Skills

  •      Austin Community College, Dept. of Education

  •      Austin Community College, Dept. of English

  •      Central Texas College, Dept. of English

  •      El Camino College, Dept. of English

  •      Riverside Community College, Dept. of English

  •      Cypress College, Dept. of English

  •      Irvine Valley College, Dept. of English

 

Research Associate

  • Futures Institute, Austin Community College (2015 - 2016)

  • California Community College Collaborative, U of California at Riverside (2007 - 2008)

  • Center for the Humanities, Oregon State University (1998 - 1999)

 

Professional Organizations / Journals

  • American Educational Research Association (AERA), 2004 - Current

  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), 2018 - Current

  • Reviewer, Community College Journal of Research & Practice (Journal), 2013 - Current

  • Editorial Board, Community College Journal of Research & Practice, 2014 - Current.

  • Reviewer, American Educational Research Association (Conference), 2011 - Current

  • Reviewer, Educational Studies (Journal), 2009 - Current


K - 12

K – 12 Education:  Teacher, English as Second Language (2009 - 2010)

Composition, Literature, Philosophy, History, ESL Reading, ESL Speaking

•        Chung Dahm Institute, Seoul, Korea


K – 8 Education:  Teacher (1997 - 2003)

Sports, Games, Arts & Crafts, Teen Leadership

•        Boys and Girls Club of Corvallis Summer Day Camp     
•        Stars After-School Program, Mt. View Elementary
•        KidSpirit, Oregon State University


K – 8 Education:  Educational Administrator (1997 - 2005)

Programming, Logistics, HR, Staff Supervision, Public Interface, Legal

•        Waldorf School of Orange County
•        Boys and Girls Club of Corvallis Summer Day Camp    
•        Stars After-School Program, Mt. View Elementary
•        KidSpirit, Oregon State University Youth Programs