• PhD in Exercise Science: University of Pittsburgh
  • MPH in Epidemiology: University of Pittsburgh
  • BS Biology: Loyola University Baltimore
  • American College of Sports Medicine Certified Exercise Specialist


  • Developing aerobic exercise testing measures that are easy to administer to large aspects of the population
  • Determining how to increase access to existing physical activity resources for individuals in the community

Professional Service:

  • Academic advisor and faculty mentor
  • Member of the American College of Sports Medicine
  • Exercise is Medicine Community Health committee member

Community Engagement:

  • Community physical activity programming for the Core Civic correctional facility and the YMCA - Healthy Kids Healthy Weight program