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  • BS 1974 Economics/Health/Physical Education Northern Michigan University Marquette MI
  • MA 1978 Health Education Northern Michigan University Marquette MI
  • PhD 1988 Health Education University of Utah Salt Lake City UT


  • Professor of Health

Teaching Responsibilities

Health including:

  • Theoretical and Ethical Foundations of Health
  • Personal and Consumer Health
  • Health and Drug Education
  • Community Health
  • Teaching Elementary School Health
  • Teaching Secondary School Health
  • Epidemiology
  • Health Programming

Areas of Expertise/Research Interests

  • Survey Research
  • Behavior Change
  • Spiritual Health
  • Economic Health

Community Service/Campus Involvement

  • BSU Curriculum Committee Chair
  • BSU Faculty Senator
  • BSU Graduate Faculty Member
  • Minnesota Board of Teaching Reviewer
  • B-WELL President
  • Evangelical Free Church of Bemidji Sunday School Teacher