Work & Wisdom
2016-2019 | FF2 MEDIA: Project manager for two Fiddler on the Roof books, Diamond Fiddler and Tevye’s Daughters. Tasks include: research, line editing, directing design team and indexer, publication, education campaign, podcast pitching, fb page administration, marketing. | Editor and writing coach for film reviewer Jarrod Emerson. | Copywriting clients: HeartSticker.com blog and website | Musician and educator Courtney Kaiser-Sandler of Kaiser-Cartel | Designer Lindsey Faye Blanchard of lindseyfayedesign.com.
2018-2019 | ROCK ’N’ ROLL CAMP FOR GIRLS: Volunteer grant writer, responsible for successful $10,000 Jubilation Foundation grant award and a $25,000 grant from the Miller Foundation to support the Roaming Rock Camp initiative | FULL TANK content writer and editor. | PILLAR PILATES copy writer and consultant. | JADE CHIROPRACTIC copy editing for website.
2017 | Jarrod’s Gems book of film tributes. | Alex + Tracy wedding site rewrite. | Smarteatingforkids.com blog & email marketing editor. | BSI internal employee-focused communications writer. | PREMA MATERIA copy editor for pop-up jewelry events: press releases, mailchimp, artist bios.
2016 | CONSTRUCT FOUNDATION: Communications assistant: wrote and edited blogs, facebook page, photography, newsletters, event planning; Responsible for documenting the Future of Livable Cities design challenge, with photography, blogging, and facebook page administration that elucidated over $30,000 to fund future STEM-based initiatives.
2105 | THE NEST CHICAGO: Editor for website + bios. | Book coaching, editing, video work and fundraising for a poet in Melbourne, Australia.| Strategy and content for non-profit Storyteller Speaks w/designer Kory Northrup.
2012-2014| WILD IDYLLS PRESS: Founding editor and book coach for chapbooks, anthology, and full length book of poetry.
2011 | IDYLLWIlD ARTS ACADEMY: InterArts department rebranding. | Project manager, production, and promotion of student New Media installation with visual art, fashion, sound, story, and video based off of Italo Calvino’s Invisible Cities.| Blogger for Idyllwild Arts blog.
2010 | BHAKTI FEST: writer and editor for yoga retreat booklet complete with bios, workshop descriptions, schedule of events, and advertising info for international festival.| QUIET CREEK INN: Editor for web page, multiple rental listings.
2008 | New Pioneer Co-op: Editor of web copy to match store’s mission, tone, and new aesthetic. | Andy Hall Studios: Consult on public poetry and sculpture project. | Managed Hands on Stanzas blog of student work for Taft Magnet School.
2005-2007 | DREAMING MOUNTAIN RETREAT CENTER: Communications expert developing 300-acre retreat property in Vermont. Wrote guidebook, web content, marketing content, collaborated with team and graphic designer; executed wellness festival.