Professional Experience

  • Assistant to the Secretariat, Public Management Research Association
  • Chester A. Newland Fellow and Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Kansas
  • Graduate Research Assistant, Law Enforcement Leadership Academy at the Kansas Public Management Center


  • University of Kansas Research Excellence Initiative Award
  • Editor’s Choice: Best of 2016, Public Integrity, “Beyond the Lavender Scare: LGBT and Heterosexual Employees in the Federal Workplace” with Nicole M. Elias (2016)
  • Best Published Paper Award, ASPA LGBT Alliance, “Beyond the Lavender Scare”