Alma Moore earned her master’s degree in Clinical Counseling at Malone University and is currently licensed in Ohio as a Professional Clinical Counselor with Supervisory Endorsement (LPCC-S). Alma earned a master’s degree in Business Administration from Baldwin Wallace University and held multiple leadership positions in business and the community before entering the community mental health counseling field. Alma worked as a clinical supervisor and clinical director in a mental health agency, in addition to serving on that agency’s Board of Trustees as a member of the Human Resources Committee. Alma currently serves as the Treasurer of the Ohio Counseling Association. Her research interests include doctoral students’ preparation to teach in the counseling profession, and gatekeeping with master’s counseling students.