Service to the Profession

Career Mentor at the 2023 American Association of Geographers Annual Meeting, March 2023


Judge for the Student Presentation Competition of the East Lakes Division of the American Association of Geographers Annual Conference, Muskegon, MI, October 28, 2022


Member of the Political Geography Specialty Group’s Student Travel Award Committee, February 2022 - Present


Co-organizer of the East Lakes Division of the American Association of Geographers Annual Conference at Ohio Northern University, 2017 – October 18-19, 2018

Judge for the Student Poster Competition of the East Lakes Division of the American Association of Geographers Annual Conference, October 19, 2018

Career Mentor at the 2018 American Association of Geographers Annual Meeting, April 2018

Chairperson of the Geography Education III: Geotechniques session at the 2018 American Association of Geographers Annual Meeting, April 2018

Judge for the Student Paper Competition of the East Lakes Division of the American Association of Geographers Annual Conference, October 13, 2017

Gamma Theta Upsilon Faculty Adviser, Ohio Northern University, Spring 2017 - Present

Contributor:

     un-CAPP it! Podcast

     WFIN Findlay (OH) Radio

     Spectrum News Ohio

     Down the Road with Joel Heitkamp and BEK News (North Dakota)

     Bloomberg News

     Business Weekly

     Law 360

     The Lima News

     WLIO Lima TV

     WSPD Toledo Radio

     The Ada Icon

     WTVN Columbus Radio

     The Blade (Toledo)

Reviewer:

     The Professional Geographer

     Applied Geography

     Political Geography

     The Geography Teacher

     Oxford University Press

     Rowman & Littlefield

Professional Memberships:

     American Association of Geographers

     East Lakes Division of the American Association of Geographers

     Stand-alone Geography Specialty Group within the American Association of Geographers

     Gamma Theta Upsilon

     Phi Beta Delta

     Omicron Delta Kappa

Service to the University: Ohio Northern University

Member of the Building Master Plan Committee; Spring 2023 - Present


Member of the General Education Committee; Fall 2022 - Present


Faculty Advisor, Student Fencing Club; Fall 2022 - Present


Participant, New Faculty Welcome Panel Discussion Fall 2019 – Present Ohio Northern University

Vice Chair, University Committee on Academic Conduct, Ohio Northern University; Fall 2019 - May 2021

Secretary, University Faculty, Ohio Northern University; Fall 2017 – Spring 2019

Service to the College: Ohio Northern University; Getty College of Arts and Sciences

Member of the Workload Committee; Fall 2021 - Present

Member of the Committee on Academic Qualifications; Fall 2021 – Fall 2023

Member of the Committee on Curriculum; Fall 2017 – May 2021

Member of the Environmental Studies Minor Steering Committee; Spring 2018 – Present

Member of the Environmental Science Major Exploration Committee; Spring 2018 – Present

Member of the Dean’s Retention Task Force; Spring 2018 

Service to the Department/School

Meet with Prospective Students; Spring 2020 - Present

Judge, High School Model United Nations Competition; October 2016, 2017, 2018

Presenter, Social Studies Day; October 27, 2016

Presenter, Orange and Black Day; March 18, 2017

Student Advisor

Search Committees:

     Dean of the Getty College of Arts and Sciences (Spring 2023)

     Assistant Professor of Communication Arts (Spring 2022)

     Instructor of Communication Arts (Spring 2022)

     Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice; Chair of committee; Spring 2020

     Heterick Library Archivist; Spring 2018

     Assistant Professor of Political Science; Fall 2017

     Visiting Professor of Political Science; Spring 2017

Produce Class Schedule; Fall 2017 – Present

Co-author Annual Assessment Reports for History and Social Studies     
Programs; Fall 2017 – Fall 2019

Service to the Community

Created interactive maps showing the status of housing in Hancock County, Ohio, in cooperation with Marathon Petroleum Corporation, Summer 2019

Liaison for the Village of Ada for the U.S. Census Bureau's 2020 Local Update of Census Addresses program, Spring 2018

 

Search Committees

Dean of the Getty College of Arts and Sciences (Spring 2023)
 

Assistant Professor of Communication Arts (Spring 2022)

               

Instructor of Communication Arts (Spring 2022)
               

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice, Chair of Committee (Spring 2020)
               

Heterick Library Archivist (Spring 2018)
               

Assistant Professor of Political Science (Fall 2017)
               

Visiting Professor of Political Science (Spring 2017)