Education, Certifications, and Awards


M.S. in Industrial Organizational Psychology

University of Phoenix, 10/2011

M.H.S. in Health Administration and M.B.A. (Business Administration)

University of Florida, 05/1992

B.A. in History

Case Western Reserve University, 05/1988


  • Certified Professional Coach (ICF-approved Program) (2012-present); International Coaching Federation Member (ICF)
  • Senior Professional in Human Resources-SPHR- (2002 – present)
  • Myers Briggs Type Indicator-MBTI facilitator (2008 – present)
  • Six Sigma Green Belt (2009 – present)
  • Advanced Facilitator (Apollo Group) (2011 – present)
  • Organizational Effectiveness (Succession Planning, Talent Management)
  • Strategy for Training Managers (2004 – present)


  • Professional Coaching
  • Coaching for Premier Performance
  • Organizational Savvy (Political Savvy)
  • E-learning and the Science of Instruction
  • Facilitating Critical Thinking Training
  • Continuing Education in Human Resources (for SPHR re-certifications)



  • Organization Development Network Conference 2009
  • Wells Fargo Learning and Development Conference 2006
  • ASTD San Francisco 2006
  • Training Director’s Forum 2005


  • Star Manager
  • Leadership Gulf Coast
  • President (elected), Harrison County Mental Health Association
  • Young Careerist, Business and Professional Women’s network (BPW), Biloxi Chapter
  • Student Research Writing Selection, Organization Development Network
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Four-year, full tuition academic scholarship to Case Western Reserve University, along with four other academic merit awards–fully funded college education with academic scholarships, including National Merit Award