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Curriculum Vitae

Education

Salve Regina University, Ph.D. in Humanities, Candidate (ABD), Expected 2025

Research interest: Ethics of automated algorithmic (e.g., artificial intelligence, machine learning, deep learning) decision making based on reliance on statistical methods and specifically applied to criminal justice predictive risk-based sentencing and parole decisions

Lamar University, M.Ed. in Digital Learning & Leading, 2018

Kappa Delta Pi international honor society in education, 2018

Pensacola Christian College, B.S. in Business, 2001

Double concentration in Management and Marketing

Work Experience

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

  • Manager, Managed Systems & Services, March 2022 – Present

Sauk Valley Community College

  • Dean of Information and Security, July 2018 – March 2022
  • Pandemic Administrator, SHIELD Collection Site Lead, March 2020 – August 2022
  • Director of Information Services, December 2016 – July 2018
  • Coordinator of Web and Integrations, May 2014 – December 2016
  • Web Developer, February 2008 – May 2014

Kishwaukee College

  • Coordinator, Web and Print Publications, January 2006 – January 2008

Conference Presentations

  • “Alignment or Assertion: Looking Beyond the Hype of Generative AI and Existential AI Risk,” Humanities and Technology Association, October 2023

Non-Academic Presentations

  • “Calendars in Cascade Server”, Cascade Server User Conference, September 2012
  • “Modular CSS with Sass in Cascade Server”, Cascade Server User Conference, September 2014
  • “5 Unbelievable Tricks to Help You COPE (Create Once, Publish Anywhere)”, Cascade Server User Conference, September 2015
  • “The Art of the ‘One Person Band’”, HighEdWeb Michigan, May 2016

Institutional Service

  • Technology Services Shared Leadership Team, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 2022 – Present
  • ADA/Accessibility Committee, Sauk Valley Community College, 2019 – 2022
  • Technology Commission (CIO group), Member/President, Illinois Council of Community College Administrators, 2018 – 2022
  • President’s Cabinet, Sauk Valley Community College, 2018 – 2022
  • Leadership Council, Sauk Valley Community College, 2017 – 2022
  • Online Learning Committee, Member, Sauk Valley Community College, 2017 – 2022
  • Information Security Committee, Chair, Sauk Valley Community College, 2017 – 2022
  • Institutional Review Board, Member, Sauk Valley Community College, 2017 – 2022
  • Emergency Preparedness Committee, Member/Chair, Sauk Valley Community College, 2016 – 2022
  • HLC accreditation working group, Member, Sauk Valley Community College, 2010 – 2011
  • Web Committee, Sauk Valley Community College, 2008 – 2021
  • CIS Advisory Committee, Member/Chair, Kishwaukee College, 2007 – 2017
  • AQIP accreditation committee, Member, Kishwaukee College, 2007

Community Service

  • Steering Committee Member, Connect Whiteside, 2022 – Present
  • Member, Rotary International, 2019 – Present
  • Board Member/Chair/Vice Chair/Treasurer, Rock Falls Chamber of Commerce, 2018 – Present
  • Board Member, Blackhawk Hills Regional Council, 2017 – Present

Courses Taught

  • CIS 118 – Web Site Development, Kishwaukee College, 1 section, 2007

Professional Training

  • Sauk Valley Community Leadership Program, 2016 – 2017

Professional Memberships

  • Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence, Student Member, 2018 – Present
  • International Association of Privacy Professionals, Higher Education Member, 2020 – Present
  • Association for Computers and the Humanities, Student Member, 2022 – Present
  • Association for Computing Machinery, Student Member, 2022 – Present

Personal Research Memberships

  • Member, General Society of Mayflower Descendants (William Brewster)
  • Member, Jamestowne Society (Francis Epes I)