Education and certifications
- Education: Ph.D. in Human Development and Family Science, University of Georgia; Master's degree in Career and Technical Education, University of Kentucky
- Certifications: CFLE
- Parent-Child Relationships, Sociology of the Family, Human Development Across the Life Span, FCS education (Occupational Program Management) and Family Economics
Research areas and specializations
- Consequences of parenting on adolescent outcomes, specifically, predicting the risk of teenage pregnancy among African Americans using a social contextual approach.