B.A., M.A.A.E., University of Central Florida; M.A., University of Kentucky; M.A., Ph.D., The Catholic University of America

Teaching Philosophy

My objective is to encourage critical thinking, knowledge seeking, and finding practical solutions for life’s financial and economic challenges.

Personal Interests:

International travel (lived in 7 countries; spent a total of over 15 years overseas); foreign politics.


Public policy, cultural economics, taxes, defense spending, welfare state.