• PhD, Environmental Science  2001. University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, 2001 Factors regulating phytoplankton and bacterial activities in large rivers and their impoundments. PhD advisor: P.A. Bukaveckas
  • MS, Biology University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, 1996 Hydrological influences on autochthonous production and benthic macroinvertebrate heterogeneity of an Ohio River floodplain, southeast Indiana. MS Advisor: M.C. Miller
  • BA, Biology Thomas More College, Crestview Hills, KY, 1990


  • Aquatic Plants
  • Phycology
  • Wetland Ecology
  • Wetland Delineation
  • Limnology
  • General Ecology
  • Advanced Research

Research Interests

  • Wetlands ecology
  • Aquatic plants
  • Microbial ecology
  • Nutrient cycling
  • Aquatic invertebrates
  • Ecosystem ecology

Recent Work

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Society of Wetland Scientists Wetland Professional Association North American Lake Management Society Society for Freshwater Science Aquatic Plant Management Society Ducks Unlimited