Born in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Earns a Bachelor of Science from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
Is a research assistant at the University of Massachusetts Boston.
Chairs the technology and aging committee of the Gerontological Society of America.
Teaches as an assistant professor of gerontology at the University of Louisiana at Monroe.
Receives the of the Outstanding Research Relevant to Aging and Directly Applicable to Practice Award from the American Society on Aging.
Earns a Master of Science in gerontology from the University of Massachusetts Boston.
Is a grantee of the Corporation for National and Community Service and the Association of Gerontology in Higher Education.
Serves on the faculty development committee within the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education.
Earns a Doctor of Philosophy in gerontology from the University of Massachusetts Boston.
Serves as the head of the department of gerontology, sociology, and political science at The University of Louisiana at Monroe.
Holds the role of acting associate dean at the University of Louisiana at Monroe.
Works as executive director of the Governor’s Office of Elderly Affairs for the State of Louisiana.
Is the director of the department of human services within the Division of Aging Services for the State of Georgia.
Holds the role of president of the National Association of States United for Aging and Disabilities until 2016.
Becomes the associate director of government healthcare solutions at Navigant Consulting, Inc.
Holds the role of board member of Second Wind Dreams.
Receives the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award.