Research interests:
bilingualism, bilingual education, heritage language learning, identity, motivation

Member – Werklund School of Education International Advisory Committee

Reviewer – Language & Literacy Researchers of Canada MA Thesis Award

Reviewer – MEd applicant files; GPE scholarship files

Ex-Officio Member – Undergraduate Programs in Education Executive Council, Werklund School of Education

Secretary – Canadian Association of University Teachers of German

Contributor -Cooperative ESL Ministries newsletter

Journal Article Reviewer – Frontiers; TESOL Journal; Language Teaching Research; Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development; Apples: Journal of Applied Linguistic Studies; International Journal of Multilingualism; Journal of Language, Identity and Education; Heritage Language Journal.

Organizing Committee – Teachers of English as a Second Language Canada national conference, October 2015; Multidisciplinary Approaches to Language Policy and Planning conference committee 20120-present

Facilitator, Common Reading Program, University of Calgary Fall Undergraduate Orientation, September 2013.

Abstract Reviewer – CSSE, ACLA 2017; IDEAS Conference, April 2015; I AM 2013 Conference August 2013

Local Organizing Committee – Canadian Association of Teachers of German conference, February 2013

Teacher Workshop Facilitator – Goethe Institute Facilitator Network

ESL Co-Coordinator and Teacher – Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd