Ph.D.- Communication Studies, May 1999, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

Dissertation: The Myth of Communion: A Rhetorical Analysis of the Narratives of Alien Abductees

M.A- Political Communication,1994, Emerson College, Boston, MA

Areas of Emphasis: Rhetorical theory and practice; Political communication

B.S.- Communication Studies, 1993, Emerson College,Boston, MA

Graduated with honors: Cum Laude