M. A. Western New Mexico University
B. S. Western New Mexico University
New Mexico License in Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counseling, 1999-current
Licensed Mental Health Counselor, 2010-2013
Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, 2013
ICRC Certified Alcohol and Other Drug Counselor, 1999
Matrix Model Key Supervisor Trainer, 2006, ongoing.
Certified Trainer; QPR, CPR for Suicide Prevention, 1999-2008
New Mexico License in Drug Abuse Counseling, 1997.
Credentialed Crisis Intervention, Gila Regional Medical Center 1999 - 2001
Certified MANDT Instructor
Have presented at SAMHSA on Drugs and the Border, am a member of SAMSHA's Drugs and the Border Communities Task Force, voting member of the Grant County Community Health Council, President of the Restorative Justice Council; Past member of the Sixth Judicial District Juvenile Community Corrections Panel.
Member of New Mexico Addictions Education Network, Faculty Member Silver City Addictions Institute, Member of The National Association of Drug Court Professionals.
Hobbies and personal interests:
Fishing , golf, working on old cars, gardening, photography, and staying up to date with state of the art addiction and recovery interventions and trends.