PhD in English and Education, 2016-2021 (expected), University of Michigan | Ann Arbor
MEd in Educational Leadership, 2009-2012, Calvin University | Grand Rapids, MI
BA in English and Education, 2001-2006, Calvin University | Grand Rapids, MI
Undergraduate literature course, 2020, Calvin University | Grand Rapids, MI
First-year writing instructor, 2016-2017, University of Michigan | Ann Arbor
High school English teacher, 2006-2016 Grand Rapids Christian High School | Grand Rapids, MI
Graduate Student Research Assistant, summer 2019, English Department Diversity Committee, University of Michigan
Graduate Student Research Assistant, 2017-2018, 2020, University of Michigan
Assistant for Dr. Anne Curzan, Dean; Professor of English, Linguistics, and Education
Summer Research Assistant, University of Michigan Summer 2017
Assistant for Dr. Megan Sweeney, Associate Professor of English
“Your Voice is Kind of Muffled: Multilingual Student Talk about the Commons of Classroom Discourse.” CCCC Annual Convention. Milwaukee, WI. March 2020 (Conference cancelled due to COVID 19).
“Listening to Lost Voices: Humanizing Ethnographic Methods.” MLA International Symposium. Lisbon, Portugal. July 2019.
“Translingual Pedagogy and Student-Instructor Negotiated Projects.” Watson Conference.
Louisville, KY. October 2018.
“Decolonizing Writing Studies Rhetoric: 50 Years of (De)coloniality in RTE, 1967-2017.” CCCC Annual Convention. Kansas City, MO. March 2018.
“Feeling Some Kind of Way: Deepening Considerations of Translingual Differencing.”
Annual Convention of the Midwest Modern Language Association. Cincinnati, OH.
“Students Reclaim Their Voices: Using Student-Directed Choice to Reclaim Linguistic Agency.“ CCCC Summer Conference. University of Cincinnati, OH. June 2017.
“Cultivating a Peer Review Culture that Engages in Productive Conflict.” GSCO Graduate
Student Conference: The Stories We Tell, University of Michigan. March 2017.