Ph. D. in Instructional Design and Development   

August 2005-August 2015
Dissertation: “Emerging Best Practices in a Virtual World: A Comparative Case Study of Long-Standing Tutorial Centers in Second Life”

University of South Alabama

Mobile, AL

Doctorate-Level Coursework in English/Creative Writing (24 hours)      

August 2004 – May 2005

University of Southern Mississippi                         

Hattiesburg, MS

M.A. in English/Creative Writing  

August 2000 – August 2003

Thesis: “Cultivating a Dirt-Covered Koré: Evolution of a Southern Woman”

University of South Alabama                                                                                  

Mobile, AL

Graduate-Level Coursework in Art History (12+ hours)   

August1998 – May 1999

University of Mississippi                                                                                                 

Oxford, MS

B.F.A. in Theatre/Design and Tech 

August 1994 – May 1998

University of Mississippi                                                                                      

Oxford, MS

Core Curriculum Coursework  

August 1990-December 1991 & August 1992- May 1993

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College                                                         

Gulfport and Gautier, MS



Training Certificates/Badges

March 2017–Gantt Charts Explained–, Certificate No: 6FAC340ACABB46E2B7A7780CBB0DE55C

February 2017–Solving Common Project Problems–, Certificate No: CEC2EB9270AA4380A1577E2AEBA961FD

February 2017–Enhancing Your Productivity–, Certificate No: D7EE1682F6C14D2691777FCDB446ADC9

February 2017–Note-taking for Business Professionals–, License 2C8DAB

February 2017–Teamwork Fundamentals–, License 4EF81C

January 2017–Business Writing Fundamentals–, License 30685A

January 2017–Communication Fundamentals–, License 846054

January 2017–Managing Small Projects–, License CDF259

December 2016–Project Management Simplified–, License 17A290

November 2016–Becoming a Manager Learning Path completion–

November 2016–Rewarding Employees–, License 51AEC4

November 2016–Building Accountability in Your Culture–, License E63F18

November 2016–Performance Review Fundamentals–, License 06D13C

November 2016–Top 10 Apps for Increasing Productivity–, License 50E844

November 2016–Managing for Results–, License 3CBFA9

November 2016–Leading Productive Meetings–, License 65875C

October 2016–Delegating Tasks to Your Team–, License EF51B4

October 2016–Onboarding New Hires–, License 0E83A4

October 2016–Hiring Your Team–, License 54A474

September 2016–New Manager Fundamentals–, License FECD6C

September 2016–How to Increase Learner Engagement–, License CE872B

July 2016–Instructional Design Essentials: Models of ID–, License A46327

July 2016–The Neuroscience of Learning–, License 2BF927

July 2016–Storytelling for Business Video–, License 27ED31

July 2016–Time Management Fundamentals–, License 55AC52

June 2016–Leadership Fundamentals–, License D75A05

May 2016–Getting Things Done–, License B5DD06

May 2016–Lean Six Sigma Fundamentals–, License 6BD8C2

May 2016–Learning from Failure–, License A3DD0C

May 2016–Blended Learning Fundamentals–, License 8346F6

April 2016–Write Effective Learning Objectives–, License DA1BF3

April 2016–Digital Publishing Fundamentals–, License CE695B

April 2016–Project Management Fundamentals–, License 849DA0

April 2016–Time Management Fundamentals–, License 5765C6

April 2016–Business Etiquette: Phone, Email, and Text–, License B1E8B8

March 2016–Working Remotely–, License 3BCC39

February 2016–Outlook 2013 Essential Training–, License 67F964

January 2016–Articulate Storyline First Look–, License 460167

December 2015–Insights on Software Quality Engineering–, License FF8D7E

September 2015–Google Docs Essential Training–, License 8CB531

August 2015–SMART Board Essential Training–, License F9FF8A

August 2015–Up and Running with Evernote–, License 103F91

July 2015–Google Drive Essential Training (2013)–, License 1830E9

July 2015–Teacher Tips–, License 08D370