Program Coordinator, Recreation and Leisure Studies
Phone: (310) 243-3537 FAX (310) 217-6946 email@example.com
Doctor of Philosophy 1988,
Major area: Administration of Physical Education
Minor areas: Sports Psychology, Higher Education Teaching
Master of Science 1980,
Major area: Recreation Administration
Emphasis: Therapeutic Recreation
Bachelor of Science 1971,
Major area: Recreation and Park Administration
CSU Dominguez Hills, Recreation and Leisure Studies Program Coordinator, 1987-present.
CSU Dominguez Hills, Travel and Tourism Program Coordinator, 1998-2004.
CSU Dominguez Hills, Director of Faculty Development, 1997-1998.
CSU Dominguez Hills, Director of Faculty Mentoring Program, Spring 1992.
CSU Dominguez Hills, Faculty Liaison to Women's Center, 1995-1996.
Recreation Therapist, Youth Coach, Fitness Consultant, Girl Scout Leader, Aquatics Director.
COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP VOLUNTEER POSITIONS
Program Coordinator and Facilitator, Sisters 4 Sisters, Harbor Hills Community Development, 2002-2004.
Liaison and Volunteer, Minority Women and Children Aids Walk, CSU Dominguez Hills, 2004.
Liaison and Volunteer, Dollars for Scholars, CSU Dominguez Hills, 2003.
Liaison and Volunteer, Students Run LA, CSU Dominguez Hills, 2003, 2004.
Facilitator, Project REACH and Early Start Project REACH, CSU Dominguez Hills, 2002-present.
Recreation Coordinator, Hope to GROW Project, CSU Dominguez Hills, 1997-2000.
Board of Directors and Planning Committee, Project REACH, 1993-present.
Program Coordinator and
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, CSU Dominguez Hills, President.
MAJOR PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS
1998, “Ice Breakers for All Occasions.”
1995, Gender Specific Recreation Programs for At-Risk Youth.
American Association for University Women, Girls in Gangs Forum
1995, “Recreation Alternatives to Gang Membership.”
1994, "Recreation Programs for At-Risk Girls."
1992, "Preparing Your Resume.
"Graduation: What Now? A Student's Perspective."
1990, "Cultural Issues in Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance."
California Park & Recreation Society Administrators Institute
1997, “Emerging Women’s Issues and the Workforce.”
California Park & Recreation Society District Ten Educational Workshop
1995, “Serving the Underserved-Neglected Populations.”
California Park & Recreation Society South Region Institute
1993, “Youth at Risk: New Directions, New Focus.”
2004, “Benefits-based Programming for Drama and Games.”
1997, The Phoenix is Flying: the Youth At-Risk Committee.
1996, Agency Collaboration for Youth Services.
1995, Youth Gangs in Californias Future.
1994, "Partnerships and Collaborations."
1994, “Commercialization and Private Sponsorships within our Departments - Do We Sell Out?”
1992, "Strategies for Successful Interagency Fundraising."
1990, "Creating Wellness for Inner City Youth."
1991, "The Ten Communication Commandments."
1989, "The Enrollment Management Practices of Recreation and Leisure Studies Programs."
1993, “How You Can Benefit From Mentoring.”
1991, “Address at Family
1991, “Confessions of an
1998, “Orientation to the University.”
1997, “Orientation to the University.”
1996, “Orientation to the University.”
1995, “Faculty Expectations of Students.”
2003, “Sisters 4 Sisters – a Communiversity Program.”
2002, “An Analysis of Service Learning Reflection Papers.”
2003, “Toro Experience Program: A Model for Student Success.”
2002, “An Analysis of Service Learning Reflection Papers.”
2004, “Recreation Services in the Community,” Service Learning Poster Presentation.
1996, “The Future of
1995, “Actualizing Your Dreams.”
First Year Experience National Conference
2003, “The Toro Experience: Retaining Freshmen Students.”
Horizons West Therapeutic Recreation Symposium
1989, "The Impact of Gang Membership on Recreation Programming."
1987, “Pop Psychology in the Parks: The Ever growing Problem of Gang Activity in Recreation.”
National Recreation and Park Association National Convention
1994, "Family Recreation: Dead or Alive."
1993, "Stress Management."
People for Parks Re-Inventing Urban Recreation Conference
1994, “A Recreation and Urban Policy - Public/Private Partnerships and Creative Solutions."
Royal Australian Institute of Parks and Recreation National Conference
1994, Keynote Address: "The Six Secrets of Self-Empowerment;" "Stress Management;" and "Summary and Closing Remarks."
1992, "Solutions: Cooperative and Interactive."
1992, "Women in Sports" Panel Moderator.
1999, “Ice Breakers for K-12.”
1991, “Simulated Job Interviews for Entry Level Positions.”
1989, "Recruiting and Retaining Students in Recreation Programs."
1988, "Coping with Gangs in Recreation."
1987, “The Debate: Recreation Therapy or Adaptive Physical Education.”
Southwest District American
1996, “Strategies for Collaboration.”
1995, “Sista-2-Sista: Improving Self Esteem.”
1994, "Trends in Municipal Recreation Programming."
1993, “Contemporary Issues in Leisure and Recreation;” “Intervention Methods for At-Risk Youth.”
1992, "De-Stressing Your Stress;" "Child Abuse: Signs and Symptoms," "Inner City Recreation Programs That Work;” "Transcending Multicultural Barriers."
1990, "Enrollment Management Practices within Undergraduate Recreation and Leisure Studies Programs."
Youth Development Colloquium,
1996, “Facilitating the Future,” Closing Session.
AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR RECREATION AND LEISURE
Member, District and State Committee, 1994-1997.
Leisure Today Guest Editor, January 1996 issue.
Leisure Today Editorial Board, American Association for Leisure and Recreation, 1994-1997.
Executive Board, American Association for Leisure and Recreation, 1992-1994.
Chair, Resolutions Committee, 1993-1996.
Member, Ways and Means Committee, 1993-1997.
Vice President, Recreation Division, 1991-1993.
Legislative Advocate Representative, 1992-1996.
Network Member, Assembly Caucus Speaker's Office of Majority Services Communication Network, 1992-1996.
Program Chair, Recreation
Division, 1992 Annual Conference,
Program Chair, Recreation
Division, 1993 Annual Conference,
Vice President Elect, Recreation Division, 1990-1991.
CALIFORNIA PARK & RECREATION SOCIETY
Member, Region V Benefits-Based Research Project, 1997-2001.
Program Planner, Educators Division, 1996 Annual Conference in San Diego, CA.
Chair, Youth At-Risk Committee, 1994-1997.
Member, California Board of Recreation & Park Certification, Board of Directors 1993-1998.
Member, At-Risk Youth Committee, 1992-1997.
Member, Multi-Cultural Task Force, 1992-1995.
Member, Professional Standards and Advancement Committee, 1988-1996.
CALIFORNIA PARK & RECREATION SOCIETY DISTRICT TEN
Board of Directors, Educators Representative, 1994-1997, 1999-2001; 2003-2005.
Board of Directors, Recreation Leader Training Consortium, 1994-1997.
Member, Student Scholarship Committee, 1991-1996.
CALIFORNIA SOCIETY FOR PARK AND RECREATION EDUCATORS
Coordinator, Annual conference at Asilomar Conference Center, 1991; 1992.
COMMUNITY DEVEOPMENT COMMISSION COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES
Member, Program Development Advisory Board, 2002-2004.
GOVERNOR’S COUNCIL ON PHYSICAL FITNESS AND SPORTS
HARBOR CITY BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB
Board of Directors, 1993-1995.
KEDREN COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INC.
Member, Advisory Committee for Community Services Day, February 18, 1993.
PEOPLE FOR PARKS
Board of Directors, 1993-2000.
Member, Policy Committee, 1995-1999.
Member, Conference Planning Committee, 1993-1996.
BOEING/ROCKWELL SPACE SYSTEMS PROJECT REACH
CSU Dominguez Hills Liaison and Facilitator, Project REACH College-Bound Educational Program, 2002-present.
Member, Fund Raising Committee, 1998-present.
Board of Directors, 1997-present.
Member, Advisory Committee, 1993-present.
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA MUNICIPAL ATHLETIC FEDERATION
Board of Directors, School of Sports Management, 1997-1999.
Member, Strategic Planning Committee, 1994-1995.
Advisor, Student Committee for the Annual Institute, 1992-1996.
Board of Directors, Institute Planning Committee, 1991-1996.
SOUTHERN DISTRICT FOR CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION FOR HEALTH, PHYSICAL EDUCATION, RECREATION AND DANCE
Annual Conference Volunteer Coordinator, 2000.
Program Co-Chair, Recreation Division, 1992 Annual Conference, Long Beach, CA.
Recreation Division Representative, 1991-1992.
Program Chair, Recreation Division, 1991 Annual Conference, Long Beach, CA.
SOUTHWEST DISTRICT OF THE AMERICAN ALLIANCE FOR HEALTH, PHYSICAL EDUCATION, RECREATION AND DANCE
Constitution and By-Laws Chair, 1996-1999.
Annual Convention Program Committee Liaison, 1996-1998.
Annual Convention Program Co-Chair for 1996.
Program Co-Chair, Recreation Division, Annual Convention, Reno, NV, 1993.
Annual Convention Program Committee, 1993-1996.
Past Vice President, Recreation Division, 1992-1994.
Program Chair, Recreation Division, Annual Convention, Phoenix AZ, 1992.
Editor, Journal of Recreation and Leisure, 1991-1994.
Vice President, Recreation Division, 1991-1992.
Assistant Commissioner, 1996-1997.
Executive Board of Directors, 1995-1997.
Chair, Strategic Planning Committee, 1995-1997.
Co-Founder and Volunteer Training Consultant, “Sista-2-Sista,” 1993-1997.
Member, Fund Raising Committee, 1990-1997.
Board of Directors, 1990-1997.
Chair, Fund Raising Committee, 1990-1993.
WOMEN IN LEISURE SERVICES, GAMMA CHAPTER
Co-Chair, Professional Mentoring Program Advisory Board, 1998-1999.
Member, Professional Mentoring Program Advisory Board, 1995-1999.
Chair, Professional Development Committee, 1995-1996.
YOUTH DEVELOPMENT COLLOQUIUM, CALIFORNIA PARK & RECREATION SOCIETY
Member, Planning and Design Committee, 1995-1996.
Academic Senate Departmental PERD Representative, 1992-1999.
Alumni Survey Advisory Committee, 2003.
Associated Student Faculty Liaison Representative, 2001-2003.
Associated Students Hoops for Unity Advisory Committee, 1995-1999.
Associated Students Meet and Greet Presenter, 1996-1998.
Athletic Governing Advisory Board, 1998-2000; 2001-2003.
BANNER Implementation Committee, 1994-1995.
BEAMS Team – First Year Experience Committee, 2004-present.
Bookstore Advisory Committee, 1994-1996.
Catholic Newman Club Advisor, 2002-2003.
Coalition for University Events, 1995.
Dance Team Judging Committee, 1994.
Dining Services Committee, 1996-1998.
Division of Kinesiology and Recreation Search Committee, 2004-present.
Dollars for Scholars University Planning Committee, 2003.
Faculty Development, Director, 1997-1998.
Faculty Mentoring Program, Faculty Mentor, 1987-1996.
Faculty Mentoring Program, Director, Spring 1992.
Faculty Personnel Committee (FPC), 1994-1996.
First Year Experience Team, 2000-present.
Homecoming Planning Committee, Advisor, 2000-present.
Hope to GROW Project Advisory Committee, 1997-2000.
Institute of Cultural Diversity Advisory Committee, 1998-2005.
Institutional Technology Advisory Committee, 1999-2002.
Instructionally Related Activities Committee (IRA), 1996; 2001-2003.
International Education Advisory Committee, 1998-2003.
Intramurals-Wellness Program Advisory Board, 1997-2000.
New Student Advisory Committee, 2000-2004.
Program and Resources Committee (PARC), 1996-1997.
Program Review Panel, 1998-1999.
Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Curriculum Committee, 1988-2004.
Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Search Committee, 1993, 1997-2004.
Recreation-Sports Advisory Committee, 2000-2005.
Recreation Club Advisor, 1986-present.
School of Education Curriculum Committee, 1991-1992; 1996-1997.
School of Education Curriculum Committee, Chair, 1996-1997.
School of Education Dean’s Cabinet, 1999.
School of Education Dean’s Council, 1998-2004.
School of Education Resources Committee, 1997-2001; 2002-2004.
Search Committee, Associated Students Inc. General Manager, 2001-2002.
Search Committee, Associated Students Inc. Program Coordinator, 2004-2005.
Search Committee, Associate Vice President of External Affairs, 2001.
Search Committee, Associate Vice President for University and Government Relations, 2001-2002.
Search Committee, University Event Planner, 2001.
Search Committee, Vice President of Student Affairs, 1997.
Search Committee, Associate Director of Student Programs and Activities, 1996.
Search Committee, Intramurals Director, 1997-2002.
Search Committee, School of Education Dean, 1997-1998.
Service Learning Advisory Board, 2000-2004.
Student Discipline Hearing Officer, 2002-2005.
Student Grievance and Grades Appeal Committee, 1990-1992.
Student Development Job Fair Volunteer, 2001.
Students Run LA Planning Committee, 2003-2004, 2006
Teacher Observation/Peer Support Program (TOPS), 1994-1998.
Toro Days Planning Committee, 1995-2000.
Toro Experience Advisory Committee, 2000-2005.
Faculty Advisor, University Advisement Center, 1994-1996.
University Curriculum Committee, 1997-1999.
University Curriculum Committee Chair, 1998-1999.
University Housing Program Review Committee, 2004-2005.
University Identity Committee, 2000.
University Library Committee, 1997-1999.
University Student Union Program Review Committee, 2001.
University Student Union Strategic Planning Advisory Board, 2000-2001.
University Strategic Planning Task Force, 2002-2003.
University Strategic Planning Oversight Committee (SPOC), 2004-2006.
Unity Fest Advisory Committee, 2001-2004.
Welcome Week Advisory Committee, 1994-1998.
Women and Philanthropy Advisory Committee, 2000-2002
Women’s Center Faculty Advisor, 1995-1996.
Women’s History Month Committee, 1995-1996.
Women’s Program Advisory Committee, 1990-1998.
University Campaign, $2000, Sports Day for Girls, 2002-2003.
Office of Service Learning, Course Development, 2000.
Institute of Cultural Diversity: March 2000, $500, Present “Games from Around the World at CSU Dominguez Hills.”
Faculty Development Grant: June 1999, $500, Travel and registration for three professional conferences.
Faculty Development Grant: March 1998, $500, Travel to present at national conference, American Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance.
University Advancement Grant: December 23, 1997, $1000, Development of Curriculum for Travel and Tourism program.
Bautzer Faculty University Advancement Award, December 17, 1997, Attend 1998 CASE Conference.
Faculty Development Grant: March 1997, $500, Travel to present at state conference, California Park & Recreation Society.
Faculty Development Grant: September 1997, $200, Travel to attend international conference, International Hotel and Restaurant Exposition and Congress.
Faculty Development Grant: October 1996, $500, Travel to present at national conference, National Recreation and Park Association.
Faculty Development Grant: March 1995, $500, Travel to present at national conference, American Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance.
Faculty Development Grant: December 1993, $500, Develop materials for research project.
Faculty Development Grant: December 1992, 3.0 Assigned Time, Conduct research in Spring 1993.
Faculty Development Grant: December 1991, $500, Travel to attend Second Year Therapeutic Recreation School.
Faculty Development Grant: December 1990, $700, Travel to attend First Year Therapeutic Recreation School.
Instructionally Related Activities: May 1992, $450, Provide a Lecture Series: Recreation for At-Risk Youth.
Instructionally Related Activities: June 1988, $300, Conduct a Recreation Workshop on Professionalism.
Instructionally Related Activities: May 1987, $250, Conduct a Symposium on Recreation.
Lottery Funds, September 1989, $2630, Conduct Workshops on Gang Activity at Recreation Facilities.
Research, Scholarship, Creative Activities Award: April 1993, One summer month, Conduct research during the summer.
School of Education Dean’s Grant, March 1993, $500, Conduct research.
School of Education Dean’s Grant, March 1990, $500, Prepare promotional materials for Recreation Administration program.
CSU Dominguez Hills Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, 1996-present.
CSU Dominguez Hills Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, Vice President, 2002-2004.
CSU Dominguez Hills Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, President, 2004-present.