I'm a passionate educator. When I'm not teaching, I give sex & relationship advice on my Instagram page Luvbites.co and other news media outlet. You can see my work in Cosmopolitan, Women's Health Magazine, HelloGiggles, Tusk Magazine, Bustle, etc).
I have given talks nationally and internationally.
Education: Ph.D. from Arizona State University; M.A. from California State University, Los Angeles
Teaching: I'm a tenured professor at California State University, Fullerton where I teach
Relational and Sexual Communication, Online Communication and Personal Relationships, and Quantitative Research Methods.
Research: I'm proficient in quantitative and qualitative research methods. My research titled "Conceptualizing and Operationalizing Empathetic Expressions: Scale Development, Validation, and Message Evaluation," a theory and scale construction piece, won a top paper award at the national communication association convention. I have won five research-related grant awards between 2016-2021. I have published and presented numerous academic research studies.