Present ucr
University of California, Riverside, CA  
History Doctoral Program
Advisor: Dr. Randolph Head
Early Modern & Public History


May 2015
Fresno State University, Fresno, CA
“Horsepower: Social Evolution in Medieval Europe,” Advisor: Dr. Mark Arvanigian csufresno
MA with Distinction 
State University Grant
History Graduate Student Association VP
History Graduate Writing Group, founder
English Graduate Writing Group
Phi Alpha Theta History Honors Society
History Department Outstanding Graduate Student
Dean’s Medalist Nominee


May 2013
Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY  
“Horses & Status in Late Medieval Europe,” Advisor: Dr. Sara Lipton stonybrook
Dual BA in History & English, minor in Medieval Studies 
History Department Outstanding Graduating Student
Honors in History
Sigma Tau Delta English Honors Society
Student Senate


May 2005
Meredith Manor International Equestrian Centre, Waverly, WV  
Riding Master VI, with honors riding-master-vi
Teaching Certificate



Additional Certifications
Maryland 4-H Horsemanship Standards Examiner
AMHA Youth Horsemastership Examiner