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UCO has transitioned to virtual instruction until the end of the semester, Nov. 30-Dec. 23. The campus is open until Winter Break begins Dec. 23. Offices are staffed and many services are still offered in person, as well as virtually. COVID-19 protocols remain in place. Masks are required on campus when around others. If you or someone you know has COVID-19 symptoms, has been directly exposed to COVID-19 or has tested positive, fill out UCO's COVID-19 Self-Reporting form. To learn more about current operations, view the university's coronavirus webpage. View a list of UCO's virtual services.

Assistant Professor

University of Central Oklahoma

Education and Certifications

Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice from Mid-America Christian University

Masters of Arts in Criminal Justice Management and Administration from the University of Central Oklahoma

Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology from Oklahoma State University


Assistant Professor, University of Central Oklahoma, School of Criminal Justice

Coordinator, Center for Innovative Solutions, University of Central Oklahoma, School of Criminal Justice

Adjunct Instructor, University of Central Oklahoma, School of Criminal Justice 

Adjunct Instructor, University of Central Oklahoma, Department of Sociology

Adjunct Instructor, Oklahoma State University, Department of Sociology,

Adjunct Instructor, Mid-American Christian University, Department of Criminal Justice

Police Supervisor, Stillwater Police Department

Classes Taught

  • Police Administration and Organization
  • Community Oriented Policing
  • Criminology
  • Juvenile Delinquency
  • Criminal Justice Ethics
  • Drug Dependency and Crime (Graduate & Undergraduate)
  • Principles of Management in CJ Organizations (Graduate, Crime and Intelligence Analysis (Graduate)
  • Pro-seminar (Graduate)

Professional and Community Involvement

  • Criminal Justice Club
  • District Attorney’s Advisory Board
  • Criminal Justice Advisory Committee Francis Tuttle Technical School
  • Criminal Justice Day
  • Oklahoma Criminal Justice Association
  • Applied Liberal Arts Advisory Committee
  • Curriculum Committee

Office Hours

Tuesday and Wednesday 10:00-12:30 PM

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