"We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give." - Winston Churchill
SERVICE TO PROFESSION/PROFESSIONAL BOARD EXPERIENCE Elected Representative, ASA Animals & Society Section (2018-2021) Committee Member, SSSP Thomas Hood Activist Award Committee (2018) Elected Representative, SSSP Membership and Outreach Committee (2018-2021) Elected Board Member, Society for Human Ecology (2014-2015). Elected Council Member, American Sociological Association Animals & Society Section (2014-2017). Elected Representative, Membership and Outreach Committee Society for the Study of Social Problems (2014-2017). Presider, American Sociological Association Climate Change Round Table, New York, NY. (2013) Committee Member, AFHVS 2013 Conference Planning Committee Committee Member, AFHVS Gradate Student Committee (2011-2013) Committee Member, ASA Sex and Gender Section: Feminist Scholar-Activist Award Committee (2011-2012)
ADHOC JOURNAL REVIEW 2010-PRESENT American Sociological Review International Journal of Transgenderism Social Science Research Journal of Agriculture and Environmental Ethics Urban Affairs Review Journal of Agriculture and Human Values Sociological Inquiry Journal of Environmental Policy and Planning Teaching Sociology PLOS ONE Journal of Sociology
DEPARTMENT SERVICE Committee Member, MSU Sociology Methods Committee, Michigan State University, 2011-present Coordinator, Graduate Writing Workshop Michigan State University 2011-present Committee Member, MSU Sociology Advisory Committee, Michigan State University. 2009-2012 President, Sociology Collective Graduate Student Organization, Michigan State University. 2010-2012 Coordinator, Department of Sociology Race for the Cure Team, Michigan State University. 2012-spring. Committee Member, Sociology Department Chairperson Search Committee, Michigan State University. 2010-2011 Co-Coordinator, Sociology Department Haiti Fundraiser, Michigan State University 2010-spring Coordinator, Sociology Department Children’s Center Item Drive, Michigan State University. 2009-fall. Committee Member, Adhoc Undergraduate Committee, Michigan State University. 2009-present Committee Member, Undergraduate Sociological Committee, Department of Sociology, University of Colorado at Boulder. 2003-2005.
UNIVERSITY BOARD/COMMITTEE SERVICE Graduate Representative, College of Social Science Hearing Board, Michigan State University 2011-present Graduate Representative, UURAF Undergraduate Research Conference, Michigan State University (April 8, 2011) Graduate Representative, Michigan State University Undergraduate GENCEN Conference Committee Member, Student Affairs Task Force, University of Colorado at Boulder. 2004-2006. Board Member, SASC (Student Academic Services Center) Advisory Board, University of Colorado at Boulder. 2000-2003.
UNIVERSITY SERVICE Committee Member, Committee on Diversity and Inclusion, Rutgers University,Camden 2017-Present Advocate, Title IX Taskforce, Rutgers University,Camden 2017-Present Committee Member, University Hearing Board, Rutgers University,Camden 2018-Present Committee Member, Student Academic Strategic Planning Committee, Rutgers University,Camden 2018-Present Committee Member, First Generation Success Committee, Rutgers University,Camden 2018-Present Volunteer, Women’s History Month, Rutgers University,Camden 2018 Volunteer, Day of Service, Rutgers University,Camden 2017 Member, University Hearing Board, Michigan State University 2011-present Volunteer, MBLGTACC 2013 Conference Planning Committee, Michigan State University. Volunteer, Pastured Swine Production Project Volunteer, Michigan State University Organic Farm, Michigan State University. 2010-2014 Judge, Undergraduate Research Conference, UURAF (April 8, 2011) Volunteer, Trans-Form Student Group, University of Colorado at Boulder. 2002-2006. Volunteer, CU Gay-Straight Alliance Volunteer, University of Colorado at Boulder, 2000-2006 President/Founder, Trans-Form, University of Colorado at Boulder. 2000-2005. Volunteer, Sexual Assault Awareness Month Committee Volunteer, University of Colorado at Boulder. 2004-2005. Volunteer, SHOC (Stop Hate on Campus) Member, University of Colorado at Boulder. 2003-2005. Volunteer, World Aids Day Committee, University of Colorado at Boulder, 2003-2005. Volunteer, International Women’s Day Events Co-Coordinator, University of Colorado at Boulder. 2005-spring. Volunteer, AIDS Symposium, University of Colorado at Boulder. Fall 2003
SERVICE TO COMMUNITY Volunteer, Saddler Woods Conservation Association. Collingswood, NJ. 2018-Present Volunteer, Transgender Health Conference. Philadelphia, PA.2015-Present Volunteer, Lifting Camden Youth Up (LUCY). Camden, NJ.2015-Present Volunteer, St. John’s Homeless Outreach. Camden County, NJ. 2015-Present Volunteer, NGLTF Creating Change Conference. Philadelphia, PA. 2016 Volunteer, Capital Area Humane Society, Lansing, MI 2012-2015 Volunteer, Habitat for Humanity, Lansing, MI 2012-2015 Volunteer, Environmental Stewardship Program, Lansing, MI 2013-2015 Volunteer, Aqua Clara Water System Installation Volunteer Managua, Nicaragua. 2010-summer. Volunteer, NGLTF, New York, NY. 2008-2009. Volunteer, Women’s Coalition of St. Croix Volunteer, St. Croix US Virgin Islands (Domestic Violence Awareness Committee). 2006-2007. Volunteer, Presbyterian Katrina Disaster Relief Volunteer, Pearlington, Mississippi. 2006-summer. Volunteer, Summer Environmental Restoration Garden of the God’s Volunteer, Colorado Springs, Colorado. 2005-summer. Volunteer, PFLAG, Boulder, Colorado. 2003-2005. Volunteer, Lady Fest Out West Event Planning, Denver, Colorado. 2005-fall. Volunteer, Boulder Pride Volunteer, Boulder Colorado. 2001-2003. Volunteer, Bent Lens Independent Film, Boulder, Colorado. 2003-fall. Volunteer, Kentucky Appalachian Service Summer Project-Community Center. 2002-summer. Volunteer, 2001-Summer Ecumenical Urban Hunger Program (Community Center for Low-Income Families in East Palo Alto), East Palo Alto, California. 2001-summer.
COMMUNITY BOARD EXPERIENCE Committee Member, Collingswood Green Team, Camden County, NJ. 2018-Present Board Member, Kaleidoscope LGBT Youth Services. Camden County, NJ. 2015-2018 Board Member, PFLAG Collingswood. Camden County, NJ.2015-2018 Board Member, St. Croix Domestic Violence Awareness Committee, Women’s Coalition of St. Croix, St. Croix US Virgin Islands. 2006-2007. Board Member, PFLAG Boulder, Colorado. 2004-2006. Vice-President, Boulder Pride, Boulder Colorado. 2002-2003. Board Member, Boulder Pride, Boulder Colorado. 2001-2003. Board Member, OASOS Youth Board, Boulder County Health Department. 2000-2002.