- Bachelor of Arts, University of California at Davis, 2005
- Doctor of Philosophy, University of Minnesota, 2012
- Bachelor of Arts, University of California at Santa Cruz, 1980
- Doctor of Philosophy, University of California at Berkeley, 1988
After more than two decades at the University of California at Davis, I was delighted to join San Francisco State as Professor of History in Fall 2012 to assume directorship of the Paul K. Longmore Institute on Disability.
Alex Locust is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor and proud biracial, glamputee spreading the word about disability justice one workshop at a time. Whether on the runway or in a counseling session, Alex aspires to embody the tenets of social justice and fiercely advocates for equity in all community spaces. He graduated from San Francisco State University with an M.S. in Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling and earned the Peggy H.
Eric Talbert has over a dozen years of communications, volunteer management and fundraising experience. He has raised millions of dollars by working with thoughtful people to give joyful gifts to make our world a better place. As Western Regional Director, Eric leads fundraising efforts for the humanitarian organization MedShare by creating and fostering partnerships to improve global health. He is also a founding Advisory Council member of the Bay Area Society for Art & Activism.