About Paul

Paul grew up in Albuquerque, New Mexico, has lived in Colorado almost 30 years, and is a fifth-generation Coloradan. He enjoys spending time with his family, bicycling, hiking, fly fishing, camping, and watching live music in Fort Collins.

Website CV


  • Paul’s current work focuses on preparing undergraduate students to enter the workforce and launch successful careers. He teaches a professional preparation course and coordinates over 100 internships a year. Paul provides academic and career counseling to students and works with several employers each year to create new internships or improve existing internships. He also teaches an event-planning course, co-teaches a natural resource ecology and measurements field course and serves on several committees to improve the undergraduate experience at CSU.


M.S., Recreation Resources - Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO, 1998

B.S. , Recreation Resources Management - Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO, 1991

Awards, Honors, Grants

  • Favorite Faculty Member, CSU Housing & Dining Services, 2008-2013
  • CSU Jack E. Cermak Excellence in Advising Award, 2007
  • CSU Waterpik Excellence in Education Award, 2004


  • Professional Rescuer CPR & AED by National Safety Council, 2017
  • Advanced/Wilderness First Aid by National Safety Council, 2017

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