Bachelor, Columbia Union College, 1989. Master of Arts, Andrews University Theological Seminary, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy, Graduate Theological Union, 2002.
Assistant professor Columbia Union College, Takoma Park, Maryland, 1993—2001. Associate professor La Sierra University, Riverside, California, since 2001. President Adventist Society Religious Studies, 2001—2002.
Speaker various seminars. Member of Society Biblical Literature, American Academy Religion.
Married Gilbert M. Valentine, April 4, 2010.