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2019-present Business operations, CBRE FacilitySource on the Lowe’s Companies, Inc. Account

2018-present      Contributing writer to MEL Magazine, The Ringer, and Splice Today

2018-2019      Business operations, CBRE Variable Tech

2009-present   Freelance writer for publications such as The Atlantic, Men’s Health, Columbia Journalism Review, MatterAl-Jazeera America, VoxVICE, The New RepublicSalon,  Pacific Standard, and The Paris Review

2012-2016         Assistant Professor, Department of History, University of Texas at Arlington

2007-2012        Andrew Mellon Fellow and Teaching Fellow, University of Pittsburgh

2007-2008       LSAT/GRE/SAT instructor, Kaplan Test Preparation; PMBR question preparer

2005-2007       Student Research Fellow, Valparaiso University School of Law

2005-2007       Law Clerk, Lake County (IN) Superior Court


2012 Ph.D. in History with distinction, University of Pittsburgh

2009 M.A. in History, University of Pittsburgh

2007 J.D. with distinction, Valparaiso University School of Law

2001  B.A. in History with distinction, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Minors:  Journalism and Mass Communications, African-American Studies


American Historical Association (member since 2010)

Bar of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (licensed to practice law since November 2007, #206670)

Certified Reliability Leader, Association of Asset Management Professionals (certified since March 2019)

Texas Digital Humanities Consortium (member 2014-2015)

Editorial Advisory Board, Journal of Education Finance (served 2012-2016)

Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association (member 2012-2016)

Pennsylvania Bar Association (member since 2007)