2017 - Present
I collaborate with authors, companies, and non-profit organizations to tell compassionate and compelling stories. My creative work includes writing blogs, articles, fiction pieces, children's literature, and ghostwriting.
COMMUNITY THEATRE DIRECTOR
2019 - Present
As a board member of Harbor Stage Theatre Company and Bellarine Theatre Company, I help plan and promote artistic seasons, direct both virtual and in-person shows, design and facilitate educational workshops and classes, and perform at events as an actor and vocalist.
2020 - Present
My work with writers in a one-on-one setting allows me to help artists develop their creative skills, finish their project drafts, tackle revision, and explore publishing paths and resources.
2014 - 2019
As the Marketing Manager at Angel Computer Network Services, Inc. I planned and promoted large corporate events, dinners, and golf outings for upwards of 50 guests, collaborating with multiple vendors and venues to deliver quality business and socialization opportunities. Additionally, I managed time-sensitive and confidential marketing communications with diverse client network of over 200 individuals and businesses.
GENESIS CENTER DIRECTOR
2011 - 2014
As the Monmouth Presbytery Genesis Center founder and director, I secured $50,000 in grants to expand a small church library into a multi-presbytery resource center offering educational seminars, physical and online resources, and professional legal and spiritual aid to churches in Central Jersey.
MASTER OF FINE ARTS, CREATIVE WRITING
Southern New Hampshire University, 2020
Graduate Commencement Speaker
Graduate Teaching Assistant
Student Writer Spotlight Participant
BACHELOR OF ARTS, ENGLISH
Thomas Edison State University, 2017
Arnold Fletcher Award
Alpha Sigma Lambda
Capstone: “How the Art of Fiction Literature Nurtures Empathy,” advised by Dr. Dan Wiley
Graduate Certificate in the Online Teaching of Writing, Southern New Hampshire University, 2020
New Jersey Substitute Teaching License, State of New Jersey, 2020
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Diploma, UNI-Prep, 2020