I am an associate professor at the Nido R. Qubein School of Communication at High Point University. I am also the university’s QEP Director.
I have a BA in media communication from Asbury College, an MA in journalism and mass communication from the University of Georgia, and a Ph.D. in mass communication from the University of Iowa.
I am the husband of a redhead, and the father of two boys.
I have debilitating allergies.
I drink about five cups of coffee a day.
I write about religion and media.
I worked for CNN, and I’ve been a freelance media producer.
I read Ralph Waldo Emerson, the Bible, and The New Yorker.
I can’t get through The Giving Tree without tearing up.
I have never eaten a Twinkie.
I want to learn to skateboard.
I am an Eagle Scout.
I sing tenor.
I am an INTJ.
I can cook a cheese quesadilla, heat a frozen pizza, and brew coffee.