Personal Background

Educational Background

Certified in The John Maxwell Team | August 2017

The John Maxwell Team is a group of Maxwell certified Coaches, Trainers, Speakers and Professionals, offering workshops, seminars, keynote speaking, and coaching to aid in personal and professional growth to individuals, organizations and companies worldwide. 

Central Michigan University

Bachelors in Business Administration, Major International Business, 1990


University of Michigan

Masters of Social Work, 1995


Freedom In Christ Ministries

Trained Counselor, 1996


Certified Natural Health Practitioner Courses

Body Systems, Enzymes, and Diet and Nutrition 2002


Nutrilite Brand Ambassador

Nutrilite Brand Ambassador, Nutrilite Health Institute,Buena Park, California, 2011


Institute for Brain Potential |Continuing Education Credits/Courses as of spring 2018

Reasoning with Unreasonable People: Focus on Disorders of Emotional Regulation

The Habits of Stress-Resilient People 

The Pharmacy in Your Kitchen: Overview of Medical & Medicinal Foods

Memory: How it Works, How it Breaks Down, & How to Improve It

Stress Related Disorders.

Behavior Management of Obesity and Primary Prevention of Obesity.

How the Brain forms New Habits; Why Willpower is Not Enough.

Coping with Adversity, Suffering and Disease.

Food for Thought: How Nutrients Affect Mental Health and the Brain.

Herbs, Hormones and the Mind.

Books of Bible Studied through Community Bible Study, Bible Study Fellowship, or Beth Moore:

  • Genesis
  • Deuteronomy
  • Joshua
  • Judges
  • Ruth
  • 1 & 2 Samuel
  • Ezra
  • Nehemiah
  • Ester,
  • Job
  • Psalms
  • Proverbs
  • Ecclesiastes
  • Isaiah
  • Ezekiel
  • Daniel
  • Zechariah
  • Malachi
  • 4 Gospels
  • Galatians
  • Ephesians
  • Philippians
  • Colossians
  • Hebrews
  • 1 & 2 Peter
  • Revelation