…BA – English and History, Idaho State University 2007
MA – English, Idaho State University 2010 (MA thesis director, Dr. Jessica Winston, “Edmund Campion, the Jesuit “Invasion,” and England’s Identity Crisis, 1580-2.”)
PhD – English, Arizona State University (Dissertation co-chairs, Dr. David Hawkes and Dr. Cora Fox, Trauma, Typology, and Anti-Catholicism in Early Modern England, 1579 – 1625)….
I am a born-and-bred Idahoan. I earned my BA in English and History from Idaho State University in 2007, and my MA in English at Idaho State in 2010. I earned my PhD from Arizona State University in 2015 after successfully defending my dissertation, Trauma, Typology, and Anti-Catholicism in Early Modern England, 1579 – 1625. I am currently a lecturer in the English department at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. I teach introductory composition and literature courses, as well as Western Humanities and Shakespeare. I am a co-host of the podcast Remixing the Humanities.