Bachelor, University Tulsa, 1996. Master in Theological Studies, Phillips Theological Seminary, 1998. Doctor of Philosophy, University Notre Dame, 2003.
Instructor theology University Notre Dame, 2002. Assistant professor religious studies St. Mary's College, since 2003. Member African American biblical hermeneutics steering committee Society Biblical Literature, since 2004.
Member Amnesty International, 1992. Advisor Sex Offense Services, South Bend, Indiana, 2004. Member of Society Biblical Literature, Phi Beta Kappa.