Earns a Bachelor of Arts in religion from Andews University.
Earns a Master of Arts in religion with a focus on Biblical studies from Loma Linda University.
Teaches as a religion instructor at Hong Kong Adventist College in China through 1987.
Is a graduate analyst at Pacific Union College into 1995.
Teaches as a professor of religion at Pacific Union College through 2005.
Earns a joint PhD in ancient Near Eastern religions from the University of California Berkeley and the Graduate Theological Union.
Serves as the president of the Adventist Society for Religious Studies.
Teaches as a professor of Old Testament at Pacific Union College through 2020.
Writes “No Longer Naked and Ashamed: Discovering That God Is Not an Abuser.”
Is an Ordained Minister within the Seventh-day Adventist Church and maintains this role.
Teaches as an adjunct professor at Pacific Union College and continues to do so.
Becomes Professor Emerita at Pacific Union College.