ABD, University of Texas (UT) at Arlington. MA, University of Texas at San Antonio. BA, Austin College, Sherman, TX.
Lecturer, Teaching Assistant, Writing Center Tutor, UT San Antonio. Instructor, UT Arlington; Tarrant County College, Fort Worth, TX. English Teacher, The International School at Southwest Preparatory School, San Antonio; Devine Middle School, Devine, TX.
Best Practices Teaching Award, UT Arlington, 2012, 2011. Enhanced Graduate Teaching Assistantship, UT Arlington, 2011–2013. Doctoral Dean’s Fellowship, UT Arlington, 2007–2011. Graduate Teaching Assistantship, UT Arlington, 2007–2013; UT San Antonio, 2005–2007.