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Olathe, KS 66062-1899


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Professor of Education, Tenured
  • PhD; Higher Education Administration & Leadership, 2009, University Nebraska-Lincoln
  • MBA; 2021, MidAmerica Nazarene University
  • MS; Higher Education Administration and Curriculum & Instruction, 1996, Fort Hays State University
  • BS; Education and Psychology, 1988, Central Oklahoma University
  • Six-Sigma Green Belt, 2011
  • Teacher Licensure K- 9, Kansas State Department of Education, since 2003
  • Phi Theta Kappa Leadership Development (PTK) certified instructor since 1996
I have taught at several colleges including two Regent’s universities, three community colleges, a for-profit college and another faith-based college but teaching at MNU is like “coming home”. MNU is where I have had the most supportive and collegial working relationships of my career. I love teaching at MNU because of the sense of community faculty are able to establish with their students.
  • Great Bend Desk & Derrick Regional Achievement Award 1st Place in Best Leadership Training Seminar for “Power & Influence Theories”, 1999
  • Kelley, R., Humerickhouse, K. [and two other researchers], (2021). Timeless Principles for Effective Teaching and Learning: A Modern Application of Historical Principles and Guidelines (linked) World Journal of Education.
  • Humerickhouse, Kimberly D. Career paths of post-secondary honors education program administrators, (2009). The University of Nebraska Lincoln. ProQuest Dissertations Publishing, 2009. 3388966.
  • PERK Grant website
  • Career Paths of Postsecondary Honors Administrators Doctoral Dissertation, UNL
  • KCKCC Honors Education Program handbook
  • Professional Development Schools Planning Committee page content for WU School of Education
  • Northeast Kansas Professional Development webpage for Kansas University School of Education
  • Doctoral student webpage for UNL internship advisor
  • WebCT version of ED225 Becoming an Educational Professional for Washburn University
  • WebCT version of ED200 Educational Psychology for Washburn University
  • Blackboard course companion sites for Sterling College Professional Development Courses: Field Experience, Introduction to Education, Educational Psychology, Senior Seminar in Education, Student Teaching.
  • Videotape version of Introduction to Leadership Concepts for FHSU Virtual College (one of two-person team)
  • CD-Rom version of Knowledge Society course for FHSU Virtual College (one of three-person team)
  • Workbooks for field experience placements with assignments based on INTASC standards. (in house)
  • Phi Theta Kappa program description brochure: wrote the program description for Barton County Community College PTK Leadership program
  • 2021: Guest Lecturer. Philosophy of Teaching and Learning. Western Michigan University, Zoom.
  • 2017: Best Practices in Classroom Leadership Strategies, Maranatha Academy Teacher in-service, Lenexa, KS
  • 2016: MNU Center for Games and Learning, Games for Change Festival, NYC
  • 2016: Google in TED, MNU SOE faculty in-service
  • 2015: Teachers Coaching Teachers: An In-house Training Model Update, National Rural Educators Association annual conference, San Antonio, TX
  • Teaching Pathways Consortium, National Rural Education Association, October 2013
  • Six Rural Districts “Grow Their Own”, Association of Teacher Education, Kansas, April 2013
  • Six Rural Districts “Grow Their Own”, American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education, February 2013
  • Six Rural Districts “Grow Their Own”, National Rural Education Association, October 2012
  • Technology Gadgets, (co-presenter), Campus Technology Annual Conference, July 2012
  • PERK Activities, TQP Grant Director’s Meeting, May 2012
  • Electronic Portfolios, ATE-K Spring Conference, April 2012
  • Classroom Management, Olathe Christian Schools teacher in-service, January 2012
  • Google Drive and Moodle, (co-presenter) Florida Education Technology Conference, January 2012
  • PERK Grant Activities, MNU Faculty Exhibit, October 2011
  • PERK Grant Activities. Poster presentation Campus Technology Fall Forum, September 2011
  • Career Paths of Postsecondary Honors Administrators. Poster presentation of doctoral dissertation research. National Collegiate Honors Council annual conference, October 2010
  • Strengths Quest Leadership. Grantham University off-site professional development for managers, August 2010
  • Strengths Quest for Advisors, Grantham University Advisor Training, April 2010
  • Postsecondary Program Alignment: How to Align a Single Program, Career Technical Education Summer Conference, Kansas Board of Regents; Postsecondary Program Alignment: An Overview of the Alignment Process Career Technical Education Summer Conference, August 2009
  • Career Program Alignment Update, Technical Education Authority Kansas Board of Regents, June 2009
  • Honors & Phi Theta Kappa Working Together, NCHC National Collegiate Honors Council Annual Conference, November 2007
  • Devising Innovative Strategies to Gain Administrator’s Buy-in for Honors Programs at Community Colleges, NCHC National Collegiate Honors Council Annual Conference, November 2006
  • Strengths-Based Education, KCKCC Mentoring & Student Support Program, May 2006
  • Learning Strategies for Math, KCKCC Adjunct Math Faculty In-service, September 2005
  • Training and Support for Faculty, SIDLIT Annual Conference Special Interest Group Facilitator, August 2005
  • KSDE Professional Studies Accreditation Review folio, Faculty In-Service, August 2002
  • Blackboard Course Companion Sites, Sterling College Faculty In-Service, September 2002
  • Faculty Workshop on Technology, Sterling College Faculty In-Service, August 2000
  • The Role of Educators in the Knowledge Society, Faculty Interview at Sterling College, May 1999
  • Power & Influence Theories of Leadership, Seminar for Great Bend Desk & Derrick Club and The Great Bend Recreation Center, October 1998
  • Leadership, Speaker for monthly club meeting at Great Bend Desk & Derrick Club, May 1998
  • Methods and Strategies for Building Successful Teams, The Human Side of Enterprise Conference held by FHSU, March 1998
  • Leadership Training, Law Enforcement Training workshop held by BCCC Community Education Department, November 1997
  • Teambuilding, Kansas Association of Court Service Officers annual conference held by BCCC Community Education Department, October 1997
  • Team Building, Business, Leadership, and Technology workshop held by BCCC Office of Technology and Business Computer Management Departments, December 1996
  • Doing Your Community College’s History, Kansas Association of Community Colleges, 26th Annual Conference at FHSU, October 1996
  • FLC Advising
  • PERK grant coordinator
  • Faculty Governance Committee
  • Internal Review Board (IRB) Committee
  • SoE Department Chair Search Committee
  • Tenure Proposal Committee
  • SoE Technology Committee
  • Goals 21 research project Committee
  • Scholarship Week Planning Committee