Ph.D. Candidate, Communication and Rhetorical Studies, 2013, Duquesne University
M.B.A., 1994, Geneva College
B.A. Business Administration, 1994, Geneva College
B.S.B.A. Spanish, 1994, Geneva College
BUS 110, Foundations of Business
BUS 115, Business Communication
BUS 350, Human Resource Management
BUS 453, Employee & Labor Relations
BUS 454, Total Rewards; Compensation & Benefits
BUS 455, Strategic Human Resources
BUS 456, Strategic Staffing
BUS 550, Human Resource Systems
I have also taught courses in Business & Professional Communication as well as Public Speaking at another institution.
“Is there a current use of alienation for/in IMC and, is there a place for “alienation” as a strategy or part of a strategy in branding; A Ricoeurian Perspective of Alienation”, Presented at the 2010 Communication Ethics Conference, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA, June 2010
“The Role of Distance in Communication philosophy and practice”, Presented at Duquesne University’s Communication and Rhetorical Studies Department Colloquia Series, Pittsburgh, PA, September 2010
“An Augustinian perspective on Public Relations”, Presented at the IMC/CMM Conference at UNC Wilmington, Wilmington, NC, June 2011
“An Ongian Perspective: The rhetoric of technology and the practice of integrated marketing communication”, Presented at the 97th Annual National Communication Association Conference, New Orleans, LA, November 2011
“Buber: An Ethic born out of Responsibility”, Presented at Duquesne University’s Communication Ethics Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, June 2012
“Business Communication: The Emergence of Two Disciplines as a Communicative Orientation for Graduating Seniors into Their Professional Lives”, Short Course Co-Presented at Eastern Communication Association Annual Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, April 2013
Awards & Distinctions Received
Awarded Membership in Golden Key National Honor Society, 2009
SPHR Certified Professional, 2011-2015
Honorary Member Delta Mu Delta Honor Society, 2012
Affiliations, e.g., membership in professional organizations, etc.
Faculty Advisor, Society for Human Resource Management Club
Member National Communication Association 2010-Present
Member Eastern Communication Association 2010-Present
Member Pennsylvania Communication Association 2010-Present
Member Society of Human Resource Management 2011-Present
Member Christian Business Faculty Association 2011-Present
Miscellaneous, e.g., hobbies, sports, personal info, etc.
My hobbies include all things outdoors including camping, hiking, boating, hunting & fishing. I am a firearms enthusiast and an amateur gun collector.