(Sociology, June 2003)
Thesis Title: Direct Democracy and Political Tactics: How Ballot Initiatives Increase the Competitive Dynamism of the Political Process
Committee: Theda Skocpol (Chair), David John Frank, Kenneth Andrews
Initial Placement: Assistant Professor, Texas Christian University
Current Position: Branch Chief, R&D, California DMV
Experienced executive leader of a research & development function, with a demonstrated history of work in government/administration. Skilled in Policy Analysis, Analytical Skills, Government, quantitative and Qualitative Data Analysis, and Public Policy. Strong research professional with a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Sociology from Harvard University.