Areas of Interest
- School leadership development.
- Effective Schools.
- Cross-Cultural Educational Studies
- School Leadership
- Cross Cultural Studies
- Educational Reform
- Educational Evaluation
Current Research Topic/Field-Based Project
- School Leadership Assessment (Wallace Foundation)
- National Institute of School Leadership Program Evaluation
- Principal Leadership Training
- Director, Middle Tennessee Career Center (1998-2005).
- Program Director, Nashville Career Advancement Center (1994-1998).
- Program Director, refugee resettlement (1992-1994).
- M.S. (1992): Communications, University of Tennessee
- B.A. (1989): Linguistics and Literature, Peking University