Professional Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Public Administration, University of North Texas, 1989-1993 
  • Assistant Water Director, Fort Worth Water Department, Fort Worth, Texas, 1984-1988
  • Cable Communications Officer, City Manager's Office, City of Fort Worth, Texas, 1981-1984
  • Economic Development Planner, Planning Department, City of Fort Worth, Texas, 1980-1981 


  • Member, O’Neill School at IUPUI Promotion and Tenure Committee (2006-2009) 
  • Program chair, Crime and technology, Annual Conference of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences (2006)