Service

SERVICE IN ACADEMIA

Reviewer for five peer-reviewed journals, 2010-present

OUE Service:

Advisor of LGBT Wallflower Alliance

Research Committee, 2016

Retention Committee, 2016

RHE Faculty Development Committee, 2015-present

Salary Committee

Search Committees, 2014, 2015

Student Advisor, 2013-present

Technology and Information Resources Committee, 2013

Paine Service:

College Strategic Planning Committee, Mission Statement Subcommittee, 2013

Enrollment Management Committee, 2012

Tenure and Promotion Committee, 2013

Student Advisor, Paine, 2010-present

Faculty Courtesies Committee, 2011-2013

IUP Service:

Liberal Studies English (LSE) Committee Member, 2009: Participated in meetings and rated student portfolios for Department Assessment

Colloquium Series presenter, “Creating Teaching Spaces,” April 2009

EGO workshop panelist, “Dissertation Proposal Writing,” February 2009

Teaching Associate workshop leader, “Effective Group Work,” October 2008

English Department workshop panelist, “The Comprehensive Exam,” June 2008

Organizer of Comprehensive Exam and Dissertation Support Network, 2008

Teaching Associate workshop leader, “End-of-Semester Concerns,” December 2007

World of Writers editor, 2008

President of EGO, 2007-2008

Treasurer of EGO, 2006-2007

Secretary of EGO, 2005-2006

COMMUNITY SERVICE

Writing instructor at Greater Wheeling Coalition for the Homeless, 2016-present

Volunteer at Belmont Country Animal Rescue League, 2013-present

OUE Safe Zone member (LGBT-centered support network), 2013-present

IUP Safe Zone member, 2007-2010

Friends of White’s Woods (environmental group), 2005-2006

American Red Cross Hurricane Katrina Relief Project via EGO, September 2005

Film reviewer for local museum’s Jimmy Stewart Days, May 20-22, 2005