Education

B.A., University of California Santa Barbara, 1984 
M.A., University of California Santa Barbara, 1987
Ph.D., University of California Santa Barbara, 1991

Academic interests

Colonial American History; Native American Religions

Publications

"Dear Sam, Maria and Jacob" chapter in, Time It Was: American Stories from the Sixties and Beyond, 1994 
Purgatory and the Powerful Dead: A Case Study of Native American Repatriation, principle author, 1994
Christopher Columbus and Problem of History, University of Indiana Press, 1994 
Entries in Encyclopedia of American Religious Leaders, University of California Press, 1993 
John Baptiste Bruno Family, in Pottawatomie County History, Country Lane Press, 1987