Professor of Wilderness Leadership & Experiential Education / Experiential Education Division Chair, Director of WLEE Major
Ph.D. in Parks, Recreation & Tourism Management/Experiential Education and Adventure Education - Clemson University
M.S. in Physical Education & Adventure Recreation - Ohio University
B.S. in Elementary Education, Ohio University
Master Educator Instructor for the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics, Wilderness First Responder, American Canoe Association Instructor Trainer, Level IV Whitewater Kayaking, American Canoe Association Instructor, & Level IVWhitewater Canoeing
Co-author: “Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Outdoor Recreation and Education” (Bloomington, IL: Association of Outdoor Recreation and Education, 2003).
Chapter co-author: Kafsky, J. & Wagstaff, M. (2013). Staff assessment. In M. Erpelding & G. Harrison (Eds.). Outdoor Recreation Program Administration: Essentials for the Professional, Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics.
Association of Outdoor Recreation and Education Jim Rennie Leadership Award, First United Methodist Award for Exemplary Teaching