Education

B.S. in Education, University of Southern California, 1972

M.Div., The King’s University, 2003

Ph.D. in Education, with specialization in Instructional Design for Online Learning, Capella University, 2010

Ordained Minister, International Church of the Foursquare Gospel

Expertise

Designing online courses of the highest quality and excellence that eliminate faculty frustration and maximize student learning.

Helping faculty understand the dynamics of teaching and learning in an online environment.

Blending faith and learning to promote spiritual formation in the online learning community.

Sharing my passion for teaching as a calling and extension of Jesus’ love and ministry.

Why Jessup

I love being part of a community where both academic excellence and spiritual transformation are pursued and celebrated!

Favorite Class to Teach

I love teaching Bible and spiritual formation classes, as well as working with students preparing to be future educators.

My Inspiration

I draw great inspiration from people who have walked with Jesus before me. Some of these include: George Müller, Catherine Booth, Horatio Spafford, and Phoebe Palmer. Also, the classic book In His Steps, by Charles Sheldon, continues to inspire me every time I read it.

Recent Work/Scholarship

“Cura Personalis in Online Undergraduate Christian Higher Education.” ABHE Biblical Higher Education Journal, Vol. VI (Winter 2011)