- Ball State University, Human Performanc Laboratory, PhD, Human Bioenergetics, 2003
- The Pennsylvania State University, MS, Kinesiology, 1997
Professor of Exercise Science and Director of the Laboratory for Human Performance at Salisbury University. Developed the Laboratory for Human Performance in 2007, and since then, the laboratory has helped prepare undergraduate students for careers in the Exercise Sciences, with special emphasis on research. MARC-ACSM President from 2013-2016, and Research Mentor of the Year in 2016.