Living a Life of Purpose . . . Driven by Principle Moving from seeking a Vision to living a Vision
Equipping others in Living with Purpose, Leading with Excellence, and Engaged in Ministry - To make a Difference!
• Professor at Point Loma Nazarene University, where he has taught in the School of Education and Department of Psychology
• Teacher, administrator in California public schools for over 20 years with educational experience at the local school, district, county, state, and national levels
• Certified Coach, Educator, and Advocate for Gallup Corporation in their Strengths-based initiatives in higher education and churches coaching and training in Living your Strengths, Strengths Based Leadership and the Engaged Church initiatives.
• Legal Consultant and Educational Specialist for parents, school districts, and educational agencies providing legal and educational consultation to parents, school districts, and educational agencies on mental health issues, disabilities, and educational programming, transition to work, post-secondary education, and community involvement
> Specialty – Gallup Strengths-based focused initiatives for higher education, churches or faith-based ministries, and professional organizations providing coaching and training for effective living and leading as individuals, teams, and leaders.
> Specialty – research and effective practices in teaching, training, and serving (1) Emerging Adults (ages 13-19), (2) Emergent Adults (ages 19-25), and (3) 21st Century learners
> Specialty – Development, planning, and training of effective practices for making a difference in life and leadership through (1) Spiritual Formation, (2) Discovering Life Purpose, (3) Identifying Core Values and Beliefs , and (4) > Life Planning through personal training and coaching
> Specialty – technology and use of computers for communication, teaching, and learning in the Digital Age sharing research projects on Learning Styles and often provides presentations on brain-based teaching and learning, differentiation, and working with persons with learning and behavior difficulties
> Specialty – working with persons with learning and behavior problems, difficulty with sensory-motor integration, and issues with attention including individuals within the autism spectrum, persons with Traumatic Brain Injury, and persons utilizing Facilitated/Augmented Communication or those who experience difficulty or inability to communicate verbally