Michael Kesler began teaching part-time at CSJ in 2008 before becoming a full-time faculty member in 2010. Dr. Kesler is currently the psychology and human services division chair. Since taking on that role, he has led the division in reviewing and revising curriculum and policy, strengthening the programs under his leadership.
Dr. Kesler holds a Bachelor of Arts from University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill in radio, tv, and motion picture production, a Masters of Science in counseling and guidance from Brigham Young University, and a Ph.D. in counseling and special education from Brigham Young University.
As a licensed psychologist, he was worked in private practice and as a behavior specialists working alongside individuals with learning challenges.