Service

National Service

Co-chair and Co-founder. NCTE Mothers in Rhetoric and Composition SIG. April 2015- present.

Website Team Lead. NCTE Mothers in Rhetoric and Composition SIG. April 2015-present.

Website Team Lead. NCTE Latinx Caucus. April 2017- present.

Listserv Manager. Rhetoric and Composition Mothers. April 2015-present.

Listserv Manager. NCTE’s Latinx Caucus. October 2013-present.

Advisory Board. Journal of Multimodal Rhetorics. May 2016-present.

Editorial Review Board Member. Kairos: A Journal of Rhetoric, Technology, and Pedagogy. September 2020-present.

Editorial Review Board Member. Reflections: A Journal of Public Rhetoric, Civic Writing and Service Learning. August 2015-present.

Review Board. Present Tense: A Journal of Rhetoric in Society. May 2016-present.

Editorial Review Board Member. Computers and Composition Digital Press. March 2015-present.

Board Member. Cultural Rhetorics Consortium. October 2015-present.

Invited Reviewer. College Composition and Communication. October 2020.

Invited Book Reviewer. Computers and Composition Digital Press. May 2020.

Invited Reviewer. Literacy in Composition Studies. March 2020.

Invited Book Proposal Reviewer. Edinburgh University Press. August 2019.

Invited Reviewer. College Composition and Communication. August 2019.

Invited Book Reviewer. University Press of Colorado/Utah State University Press. May 2019.

Stage 1 Conference Proposal Reviewer. Conference on College Composition and Communication. 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018, and 2019.

Conference Proposal Reviewer. Computers and Writing Conference. 2019.

Chair of Publicity and Social Media Team. Cultural Rhetorics Conference. 2018.

Conference Proposal Reviewer. Cultural Rhetorics Conference. 2018.

Strategic Action Task Force. Conference on College Composition and Communication. May 2017-November 2018.

Invited Book Reviewer. NCTE Books Program. August 2018.

Invited Reviewer. College Composition and Communication. July 2018.

Reviewer. Women’s Voices Now Online Film Festival. February-March 2018.

Invited Reviewer. College Composition and Communication. October 2017.

Script Reading Committee for LezPlay Contest. Pride Films and Play. August 2017.

Invited Book Proposal Reviewer. NCTE Books Program. June 2017.

Scholars for the Dream Selection Committee. Conference on College Composition and Communication. 2017.

Founding Editor and Multimedia Editor. Present Tense: A Journal of Rhetoric in Society. July 2009-May 2016.

2016 Cultural Rhetorics Conference Co-Chair (with Hannah Espinoza, Terese Monberg, Andrea Riley Mukavetz, Raúl Sánchez, and Erin Schaefer). East Lansing, October 2015-October 2016.

Crouse Scholarship Review Committee. Purdue University Rhetoric and Composition Program. March 2016.

Judge. Wayne State University MovingMedia 16th Annual Film Festival. March 2016.

Invited Reviewer. College Composition and Communication. February 2016.

NCTE Position Statement in Support of Ethnic Studies Initiatives in K-12 Task Force” (with Iris Ruiz and Christina Cedillo). National Council of Teachers of English. August-October 2015.

Invited Reviewer. Research in the Teaching of English. May and December 2015.

LGBTQ Awards Selection Committee. College on College Composition and Communication. 2014.

Conference Proposal Reviewer. Cultural Rhetorics Conference. East Lansing, 2014.

Invited Reviewer. Enculturation: a Journal of Rhetoric, Writing, and Culture. January 2014.

New Media and Scholarship Editor. Capirotada: The NCTE Latinx Caucus Website and Newsletter. March 2009-2012.

Film and Video Production Area Chair. Midwest Popular Culture and Midwest American Culture Association Conference. Minneapolis, 2010, Milwaukee, 2011, and Columbus 2012.

Conference Proposal Reviewer. Computers and Writing Conference. West Lafayette, 2010 and Ann Arbor, 2011.

Graduate Research Network Purdue Liaison. Computers and Writing Conference. Purdue University. January-May 2010.

Fundraising and Local Arrangements Committee. Computers and Writing Conference. Purdue University. January-May 2010.

University and College Service

Jury Member. “Create a Situation” Student Competition. College of Arts and Letters, Michigan State University. February-March 2020.

Organizing Committee Member. Latinx Film Festival. Michigan State University. November 2019-March 2020.

Organizer. Film screening, lecture, and campus visit by Women Make Movies co-founder Ariel Dougherty. Michigan State University. October 2019-March 2020.

Advisory Board Member. Latinx Film Festival. Michigan State University. September 2019-March 2020.

Co-organizer with John Valadez. Lectures and campus visit by cinematographer Elia Lyssy. Michigan State University. July 2019-October 2019.

Application Reviewer. Diversity Research Network’s Launch Awards Program. Michigan State University. October 2019.

Hiring Committee for Director of the Chicano/Latino Studies Program. Michigan State University. August 2018-May 2019.

Organizer. Sands of Silence Documentary Screening and visit by director Chelo Alvarez-Stehle and protagonist Virginia Isaías. Michigan State University. October 2017- March 2018.

Chicano/Latino Studies Program Advisory Committee. Michigan State University. August 2018-present.

Consortium for Critical Diversity in a Digital Age Research (CEDAR) Advisory Board Member. Michigan State University. January 2018-present.

Hiring Committee for College of Arts and Letters Videography and Outreach Academic Specialist. Michigan State University. August 2017-May 2018.

Humanities and Arts Research Program Grant Selection Committee.Michigan State University. October 2017-March 2018.

Documentary Production Minor Committee. Michigan State University. March 2014-2018.

Film Studies BFA Planning Committee. Michigan State University. April 2017-present.

Hiring Committee for College of Arts and Letters Videography and Outreach Academic Specialist. Michigan State University. August 2015-September 2016.

College of Arts and Letters/College of Arts and Sciences Entrepreneurship Course Planning Committee. Michigan State University. April 2015-January 2016.

Communication Arts and Sciences/Arts and Letters Artist in Residence Initiative Committee. Michigan State University. February 2015-February 2016.

Invited Reviewer. Red Cedar Undergraduate Research: a Journal of the Michigan State University Honors College.Michigan State University. January 2015.

Creative Exploratory Advisory Council. College of Arts and Letters. Michigan State University. November 2013-May 2014.

Departmental Service

Merit Pay Committee. Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures, Michigan State University. January-May 2020.

Committee Leader. Kathryn Houghton’s Teaching Evaluation Committee for Continuing Status Promotion. Michigan State University. January 2020-March 2020.

Awards Committee. Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures. Michigan State University. September 2019-June 2020.

Professional and Public Writing Committee. Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures. Michigan State University. September 2019-present.

Grant Committee. The Cube: Publishing, Process, Praxis. Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures. Michigan State University. September 2019-present.

Advisory Board. The Cube: Publishing, Process, Praxis. Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures. Michigan State University. September 2019-present.

Member. Digital & Community Publishing Collective. Michigan State University. August 2016-2019.

Rhetoric and Writing Graduate Committee. Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures. Michigan State University. September 2013-May 2018.

Hiring Committee for Writing, Rhetorics, and American Cultures Assistant Professor in Cultural Rhetorics. Michigan State University. August 2018-May 2019.

Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures Reappointment, Promotion, and Tenure Committee. Michigan State University. August 2018-May 2019.

Hiring Committee for Culturally Engaged Digital Humanities/ Digital Rhetorics Assistant Professor. Michigan State University. August 2017-May 2018.

Rhetoric and Writing Graduate Committee. Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures. Michigan State University. September 2013-May 2018.

Hiring Committee for Writing, Rhetorics, and American Cultures Associate Professor/Professor in Cultural Rhetorics. Michigan State University. September 2016-May 2017.

Merit Pay Committee. Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures. Michigan State University. January-May 2017.

Trixie Smith’s Teaching Evaluation Committee for Tenure. Michigan State University. March 2017-November 2017.

Michigan State University Alumni Club of Mid-Michigan Quality in Undergraduate Teaching Award Subcommittee. May 2016 – November 2017.

Hiring Committee for Writing, Rhetorics, and American Cultures Associate Professor/Professor in Cultural Rhetorics. Michigan State University. September 2016-March 2017.

Film and Video Production Team Mentor. Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures. Michigan State University. October 2014-December 2015.

Merit Pay Committee. Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures. Michigan State University. January-April 2014.

Michigan State University Alumni Club Committee. Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures. Michigan State University. Fall 2013-Spring 2014.

Merit Pay Committee. Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures. Michigan State University. Spring 2014.

Course Observation and Report. Lorelei Blackburn, “WRA 380: Managing Publication Projects.” Michigan State University. February, 2014.

Composing with Popular Culture Approach Leader, Introductory Composition at Purdue. Purdue University. Fall 2010-Spring 2011.

Foreign Language Reading Organizer. Summer Writing Program. Naropa University. Summer 2004.

Prose and Poetry Chats Monitor. Summer Writing Program. Naropa University. Summer 2004.

Student Readings Host and Organizer. Summer Writing Program. Naropa University. Summer 2003.