Fall 2021

Section 0793 of ENVS12
Introduction to Environmental Science -- : Sep 07 - Dec 10 2021
Asynchronous delivery, however, office hours and optional review sessions on Zoom to be flexibly scheduled around students' availability each week. This is a late start class. It will start two weeks late and will not meet during finals week.

Section 0895 of GEOG3
World Regional Geography -- : Sep 07 - Dec 10 2021
This section is taught asynchronously and will focus on Latin America, Sub-Saharan Africa, North Africa and Southwest Asia, South and Southeast Asia and Oceania. This is a late start class. It will start two weeks late and will not meet during finals week.

Section 0905 of ENVS12
Introduction to Environmental Science -- : Sep 07 - Dec 10 2021
Asynchronous delivery, however, office hours and optional review sessions on Zoom to be flexibly scheduled around students' availability each week. This is a late start class. It will start two weeks late and will not meet during finals week.

Section 0926 of GEOG4
Physical Geography -- : Aug 16 - Dec 10 2021
Asynchronous delivery, however, office hours and optional review sessions on Zoom to be flexible scheduled around students' availability each week.

Section 3659 of GEOG4
Physical Geography -- : Aug 16 - Dec 10 2021
Asynchronous delivery, however, office hours and optional review sessions on Zoom to be flexible scheduled around students' availability each week.

Spring 2021

Section 4409 of ENVS12
Introduction to Environmental Science -- : Feb 02 - May 16 2021
This class will be conducted in a blended format that includes weekly Zoom meetings on Tuesdays from 10:30am-12pm. The rest of the scheduled hours will be conducted asynchronously. All synchronous meetings will be recorded & made available to students not able to attend the Tuesday meetings. This is a late start class. It will start two weeks late and end one week early. It does not meet during finals week.

Section 4915 of ENVS12
Introduction to Environmental Science -- : Feb 01 - May 16 2021
This class is taught entirely online using Canvas. This is a late start class and starts two weeks late and ends one week early. It does not meet during finals week.

Section 4932 of GEOG4
Physical Geography -- : Jan 26 - May 21 2021
This class will be conducted in a blended format that includes weekly Zoom meetings on Tuesday’s from 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. The rest of the scheduled hours will be conducted asynchronously. All synchronous meetings will be recorded & made available to students not able to attend the Tuesday class meetings.

Section 5847 of ENVST40
Environmental Forum -- : Feb 03 - Feb 17 2021
The Environmental Forum is a late start class that will be offered in a hybrid format. This class meets virtually 12 times during the semester on the dates and times listed below. Virtual classes wil lmeet from 12-1:30pm on the following Wednesdays: 2/2, 2/10, 2/17, 3/3, 3/10, 3/17, 3/31, 4/7, 4/14, 4/28, 5/5 and 5/12. Althought the course will have virtual class meetings, there is an option to participate asynchronously, however this needs to be discussed with the instructor in advance.

Section 5886 of ERTHS49
Independent Study in Earth Sciences -- : Feb 16 - May 21 2021

Section 8274 of ENVS12
Introduction to Environmental Science -- : Feb 03 - May 16 2021
This class will be conducted in a blended format that includes weekly Zoom meetings on Wednesdays from 1:30-3:00pm. The rest of the scheduled hours will be conducted asynchronously. All synchronous meetings will be recorded & made available to students not able to attend the Wednesday 1:30 class meetings. This is a late start class. It will start two weeks late and end one week early. It does not meet during finals week.

No office hours

Hello there, I teach environmental science and geography here at SRJC.  I am also involved with sustainability initiatives here on campus.  Stop by and visit sometime.  

- M.A., Geography - California State University Northridge
- B.A., Geography - California State University Northridge
- Fellow, Leadership Institute for Ecology and the Economy (2011)

Academic Experience

- Santa Rosa Junior College, Faculty, 2005-Present
- San Francisco State University, Part-time Instructor, 2005
- College of San Mateo, Part-time Instructor, 2005
- Glendale Community College, Part-time Instructor, 2001-2004
- Ventura College, Part-time Instructor, 2001-2003
- California State University Northridge, Part-time Instructor, 2001-2003

Professional Areas of Interest

- Recycling and Waste Reduction - Do you really need that plastic bag?
- Human Interaction with the Environment
- The Physical Environment
- Tourism
- Geography - "Without Geography You're Nowhere"
- My motto is you're not really lost unless you're late!

Professional Involvement and Community Service

SRJC Committees (as of 8/19)

  • Sustainability Committee, 2nd and 4th Thursday's 3-4:30 p.m.
  • Study Abroad Committee, 2nd Friday 8:30 - 10 a.m.