Community Involvement and Outreach
YWCA Great Lakes Bay Region, Young Women’s Initiative, 2015-present
YWCA Great Lakes Bay Region, Advocacy Committee, 2015-present
Leadership in Content Area Literacy Coach, 2011-13
Leadership in Content Area Literacy, Technology Seminar Development Team, 2012-13
Leadership in Content Area Literacy, Technology Seminar Presenter, 2012-13

Service to the University

Task Force on Scheduling and Administrative Processes, 2016-present
Evaluation Team Member, Dr. Dennis Savard, 2016-2017
Faculty Website Re-Design Committee, 2015-present
Student Success, Executive Steering Committee, 2015-present
Title IX Committee, 2015-present
Cardinal Coaching Program, Planning Committee, 2015-present
LGBTQ Center Steering Committee, 2015-present
University Police Oversight Committee, 2015-present
Interfacing with Student Affairs Sub-Committee, Chair, 2015-present
Strategic Planning Committee, Arts and Behavioral Sciences, 2014-present
Multicultural Services Advisory Committee, 2014-present
Gender Studies Minor, Coordinator, 2014-present
Transition Semester Taskforce, 2014-present
Charter Transition Camp, Presenter, 2014-present
LGBT Advisory Committee, 2014-present
University Writing Committee, Co-Chair, 2014-present
Governance Sub-Committee, Social Media Committee, 2014-present
Internal Communication Sub-Committee, Social Media Committee, 2014-present
Safe Space Training Planning Committee and Presenter, 2013-present
Student of Color Roundtable, 2014-present
University Writing Committee, 2013-present
Social Media Committee, 2013-present
First Year Engagement Committee, 2012-present
Student Conduct Board, 2012-present
Gender Studies Minor Committee, 2012-present
Evaluation Team Member, Dr. Cynthia Hupert, 2014-15
Get Your Mind Right, Planning Committee, 2014
Search Committee, Assistant Director of Student Life, 2014
Learning Management System Selection Committee, 2014
Honors Program Interviewer, 2013-2015
LEAD Experience Mentor, Kimalee Augustine, 2013-14
Evaluation Team Member, Dr. Jennifer Stinson, 2013-14
Stairway 2 Success, Faculty Mentor and Mentor Trainer, 2013-14
Stairway 2 Success, Planning Committee, 2013-14
Stairway 2 Success, Common Read Pilot Program, Planning Committee, 2013-14
Honors Program Committee, 2013-2015
LEAD Experience Mentor, Heather Kanicki, 2011-12
Policy Committee (WSU), 2007-08   
McNair Scholars Program, GRE English Tutor (WSU), Summer 2006
Tutor, University Writing Center (WSU), 2005-06

Service to the Department
ENGL 212 Committee, 2015-16
First Year Writing, English 080, Sub-Committee, 2013-16
English Department Brown Bag Speaker Series, Organizer, 2012-15
ThoughtSphere Volunteer, 2014, 2015
English Department Website Committee, Co-Chair, 2014
Substitute Teacher, ENGL 204: Great Lakes Authors, 2014
First Year Writing Awards Planning Committee, 2013-14
First Year Writing Awards Judge, 2012-15
English Department Website Content Manager, 2012-14
Search Committee, Assistant Professor of English (Composition), 2012-13
First Year Writing Committee, 2012-14
First Year Writing, English 111, Sub-Committee, 2012-14
First Year Writing, Program Assessment, Sub-Committee, 2012-13
First Year Writing, Mentor Program, Sub-Committee, 2012-13
Adjunct Faculty Mentor, English Department, 2012-13
Substitute Teacher, ENGL 080: Basic Writing, 2012
Open House, English Department Representative, November 2011, 2013
Library Committee (WSU), 2010-11
Composition Sub-Committee: Common Syllabus Development (WSU), 2009-10
Composition Committee (WSU), 2008-09

Service to the Profession

Textbook Reviewer, Good Writing, 2016

Composition Advisory Board, Cengage Learning, 2015-16
Manuscript Reviewer, Configurations , 2014-present
HASTAC Conference, Designated Tweeter, 2015
Textbook Reviewer, The Prentice Hall Guide for College Writers, Pearson, 2014
Group Leader, Feminist Scholars Digital Workshop, 2014
Participant, Feminist Scholars Digital Workshop, 2014
Textbook Reviewer, How Writing Works, Oxford University Press, 2014
HASTAC Scholar Faculty Sponsor, Kylie Wojciechowski, HASTAC, 2013-14
Textbook Reviewer, Situations of Writing, Pearson Education, 2013
Reviewer, Drexel University Writing Assessment, 2011, 2012
Textbook Reviewer, National Geographic: Living in the World, Cengage Learning, 2012
HASTAC Scholar (Humanities, Arts, Science, and Technology Advanced Collaboratory), 2009-11
Textbook Reviewer, Everything’s A Text, Pearson Education, 2010

Textbook Reviewer, Writing Selves/Reading Culture, Pearson Education, 2009
Invited Proposal Reviewer, Feminisms and Rhetorics Conference, 2009
Computers and Writing Conference, Host School Organizer, 2007
Paper Reviewer, Xchanges Journal, 2005

Extracurricular University Service
Alumni Author Event, Co-Coordinator, 2014-present
Women’s History Month Event Coordinator, 2014-present
Iota Iota Iota, Gamma Sigma Chapter, Faculty Sponsor, 2014-present
Assistant Faculty Support, Cardinal Sins, 2012-present
Terry Ishihara Award, Selection Committee, 2015
Mary H. Anderson Award, Selection Committee, 2015

Pros vs. Joes Fundraiser, Basketball Team, 2015
TEDxSVSU, Programming Committee, Faculty Co-Chair, 2015
Get Your Mind Right, Planning Committee, 2014

Pros vs. Joes Fundraiser, Cheerleader, 2014

Family Potluck International, Faculty Sponsor, 2013
Homecoming Court Interviewer, 2013-14
Invited Faculty Presenter: Parent Orientation, 2013-14
Residential Life Faculty Move-In Volunteer, 2013-15
Tuscola Academic Games, Short Response Judge, April 2012-14

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Assistant Professor of English
Coordinator, Gender Studies
Saginaw Valley State University