Senior Lecturer, English
B.A. English from Ashland University
M.A. English, Arizona State University
Ph.D English, Arizona State University
Composition and rhetoric
rhetoric and homiletics
Interests: art history, poetry, classical music
Grew up in western Ohio; briefly taught high school English and lived in a Mennonite community. Spent 5 years in Houston, TX, then 10 in Mesa, Arizona, teaching both university and high school classes and completing Ph.D. Organized and led art history-based tours of Europe for several years. Have taught at OSU-Mansfield since 1996. Live in Ashland with husband Steven. Member of Ashland Area Chorus, singing with the Ashland Symphony.