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Fall 2020

Section 0284 of POLS1
Introduction to United States Government -- : Aug 18 - Dec 10 2020
The above section is offered fully online. There are mandatory class meetings twice a week on Tuesday and Thursday from 10:30-12:00pm. After registering for this class, click on the section number to find any available online course material and sign-in to Canvas for additional details.

Section 1758 of POLS1
Introduction to United States Government -- : Aug 17 - Dec 09 2020
The above section is offered fully online. There are mandatory class meetings twice a week on Monday and Wednesday from 12:00-1:30pm. After registering for this class, click on the section number to find any available online course material and sign-in to Canvas for additional details.

Section 3359 of POLS1
Introduction to United States Government -- : Aug 17 - Dec 07 2020
The above section is offered fully online. There are mandatory class meetings once a week on Monday from 7:00-10:00pm. After registering for this class, click on the section number to find any available online course material and sign-in to Canvas for additional details.

Spring 2020

Section 4454 of POLS1
Introduction to United States Government -- : Jan 13 - May 13 2020

Section 5763 of POLS1
Introduction to United States Government -- : Jan 13 - May 13 2020

Section 6922 of POLS1
Introduction to United States Government -- : Jan 14 - May 14 2020

B.A. (Honors) in Political Science, University of Connecticut
M.P.A. in Public Affairs, University of Connecticut
Additional Graduate Study at the University of Arizona, University of Southern California, Sonoma State University
in public policy, management, ethnic studies, group and interpersonal communications
Ordained Presbyterian Minister, Teachers College, CDM Seminary (valedictorian)

Academic Experience: 

University of Arizona, Assistant Professor, Community Development Specialist
Teachers College, CDM Seminary, Graduate Program Administrator and Instructor
Diablo Valley College, Adjunct Faculty in Political Science
Santa Rosa Junior College, Adjunct Faculty in Political Science
University of San Francisco, Adjunct Faculty in Organizational Behavior
Napa Valley College, Adjunct Faculty in Political Science
Sonoma State University, Adjunct Faculty in Political Science

15 years experience teaching politics, community development and management courses at various universities, community college, and a seminary. In addition, another 15 years in public and non-profit sectors serving diverse populations in need.

Professional Areas of Interest: 

American Politics
Political Participation and Behavior

Professional Involvement and Community Service: 

Visiting Lecturer, Hutchins School MA Program, Sonoma State University in Community Organizing
Consultant and Grantsman for Public and Non-profit Agencies, Tribal Governments, and Community Groups

Presentations and Publications: 

32 publications and grants

Honors and Awards: 

Woodrow Wilson National Fellow
"Outstanding Adjunct Faculty Member," Santa Rosa Junior Collge Academic Senate