Directory & Faculty Profiles

I'm a full time Chief Deputy Sheriff and Major Crimes Investigator with the Choctaw County Sheriff's Department in Southeastern Oklahoma and Cross Commissioned as a Choctaw Nation Tribal Police Officer. I'm a decorated combat veteran for both the Air Force and Army and greatly enjoyed my time in the military. I have served in various duty locations throughout the world, to include Korea, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Egypt, and Turkey. My unit was decorated for valor for operations during Desert Storm. While serving in Egypt (2003), I facilitated online classes for the University of Phoenix via satellite and microwave. I received the distinguished recognition as UOP Faculty of the Year for 2018-2019!

Group Affiliations

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Scholarship & Research



Journal of Leadership Studies-Symposium Piece-Relational Leadership: Perspectives of Key Constructs on Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Equity in Higher Education

Psychology Today
Blog Posts Published


American Psychological Association Conference-Utilizing Clinical Hypnotherapeutic Intervention with CBT to Treat Pandemic-Aug. 13-2021 Symptomology

ILA Conference Geneva Switzerland 2021
Presenter -Topic-"The Stress Arc in Leadership and 3 Powerful Disciplines for Mitigating Major Stress Impacts in a New Era"-Upcoming
Presenter -Topic-“Improving Higher Education’s Role in Diversity and Social Equity through Relational Leadership in the New Era”-Upcoming
Presenter-Topic-"Healthcare Leadership-Using Virtuous Leadership in Chaos to Reimagine Beneficial Practices of Employee Cognitive Psychology"-Upcoming
2021-Knowledge Without Boundaries National Summit-College of Doctoral Studies Research Conference-University of Phoenix-Panel Discussion-"Exploring Emergent Trends in Leadership and Education"-Based on published symposia article from the Journal of Leadership Studies-


Primary College or School: 
College of Security and Criminal Justice