Teaching and Education

Ball State University – Assistant Teaching Professor (2019–Present)

  • Designing and teaching courses in professional and technical writing, digital writing, and college composition for the Professional Writing and Rhetoric Major / Minor, the University Writing Program, and the Honors College.
  • Serving on a variety of committees for the English Department, including those related to promotion, departmental document revisions, and the Writing Program.
  • Mentoring new graduate student teachers each year during their first semesters in the classroom.
  • Creating and leading workshops for the department on best practices related to grading and assessing writing based on current research. University of Louisville – Graduate Teaching Assistant (2013–2019)
  • Independently designing and teaching courses in professional and technical writing, scientific writing, and college composition for the English Department.
  • Working with student writers as a consultant at the Writing Center.

Editorial Experience

Kairos: A Journal of Rhetoric, Technology, and Pedagogy – Section Editor (2016–Present)

  • Working with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript files to assess and support authors’ submissions.
  • Maintaining accessibility across digital submissions according to HTML5 best practices.
  • Copyediting both text and digital markup.
  • Corresponding with authors throughout the submission process.
  • Collaborating with Kairos staff as digital submissions move through the various stages of editing.

Making Future Matters (A digital book published by Computers and Composition Digital Press / Utah State University Press) – Co-Editor (2018)

  • Worked with both rising and senior scholars to help them materialize digital arguments.
  • Corresponded with Computers and Composition Digital Press and Utah State University Press to ensure suitability for digital publication.
  • Developed a front-end design for the collection using HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and jQuery.

Editorial Assistant at the Henry James Review (2014–15)

  • Corresponded with authors throughout the submission process.
  • Read submissions and assessed their suitability for publication in a leading academic journal.
  • Carried out multiple stages of print-based copyediting for accepted pieces using standard copyediting processes and markup.
  • Checked and ensured the accuracy of final proofs from John Hopkins University Press.

Community Organizations

Soup Kitchen of Muncie – Board Member: Grants Committee 2023–Present

  • Researching and writing grants to fund Soup Kitchen activities.
  • Engaging project management skills to help organize a small team of members involved in grant writing.
  • Attending board meetings to discuss and vote on Soup Kitchen affairs.


  • Ph.D. – Rhetoric and Composition, University of Louisville (2019)
  • M.A. – English, University of Louisville (2015)
  • B.A. – English, Chapman University (2013)


  • Ball State Writing Program: Outstanding Faculty Teaching Award (2022)
  • University Fellowship: Two-year course release for research awarded to most qualified doctoral students. University of Louisville (2016–17, 2018–19)
  • HASTAC Scholars Program: A fellowship for scholars working at the intersection of technology, research, and teaching. Humanities, Arts, Science, and Technology Alliance and Collaboratory (2017–19)
  • Faculty Favorite: Student Nomination for Excellence in Teaching. University of Louisville Delphi Center for Teaching and Learning (2015)

Selected Publications

  • “Disidentification and Documentation: LGBTQ Records as Emergent, Entangled Rhetoric.” Rhetoric Review, vol. 39, no. 2, March 2020.
  • “Reading Our Disciplinary Future(s): Toward a Mobilities Framework for Agency.” Mobility Work in Composition, edited by Bruce Horner, Megan Faver Hartline, Ashanka Kumari, and Laura Matravers, 2021.
  • “The World Outside the (Web)Text.” Making Future Matters, edited by Rick Wysocki and Mary P. Sheridan, Computers and Composition Digital Press/Utah State University Press, 2018.


Markup, Programming Languages, and Web Development Frameworks

  • HTML/CSS/SCSS/Bootstrap
  • Jekyll
  • Hugo
  • Liquid
  • JavaScript/jQuery
  • Git
  • Markdown


  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop

Audio Production

  • Ableton Live
  • Pro Tools
  • Audacity