- PhD in Kinesiology: University of Georgia
- MEd in Kinesiology: Georgia College & State University
- MPH in Community Health: Georgia Southern University
- BBA in Economics and BSEd in Sports Studies: University of Georgia
- Applying behavioral strategies to increase physical activity levels.
- Increasing physical activity levels in faith-based organizations.
- Member, American College of Sports Medicine
- Member, National Physical Activity Society
- UTC Faculty Senate
- UTC Faculty Athletics Committee
- Co-advisor for the Public Health Student Association (PHSA)
- Mentor to UTC female student-athletes