Associate Dean, College of Liberal Arts, January 2014-present

SACS Leadership Team, Coordinator for Institutional Assessment, Middle Tennessee State University, 2013-2016.

Assistant Dean, College of Liberal Arts (Responsible for Institutional Effectiveness and Retention), August 2010- December 2013 

Institutional Effectiveness

  • Assisting departments with the refinement and evaluation of Student Learning Outcomes. 
  • Creating a better understanding of assessment and helping to integrate assessment into the culture.
  • Assisting with the implementation of TK20.
  • Coordinated the creation of five-year retrospective reports for departments. 


  • Evaluation institutional retention data.
  • Developing strategies to improve Freshmen retention and Junior Persistence within the College of Liberal Arts.

Training/Professional Development


  • Planning for First Year and Transfer Student Success and Persistence (Full day)
  • Navigating a SACSCOC Accreditation Review (Half day) 

NSSEE Training at THEC, 2011 Fall


  • Assessing student learning: a beginners workshop (half day)
  • Achieving Compliance with CS3.3.1: Simplifying the Process (and core 2.5) (half-day)
  • Through the Eyes of an IE Evaluator (training to conduct an Institutional Effectiveness Audit) (half day)