I am currently seeking freelance and contract opportunities in branding, brand communications, content development and more. Here’s the short version of my professional resume. Click here to download as a PDF.
I believe in the power of creative storytelling to unite content creators and content consumers. My ten-plus years of experience with content development allow me to identify communications needs and execute high-impact deliverables across all forms of media, including print, packaging, social media, web and video.
Freelance Copywriter and Branding Consultant (2018-Present)
Content Marketing Manager, DigitalGlobe, Inc.; Westminster, CO — 2016-2018
I led development of deliverables for internal and external audiences, including:
Corporate marketing — websites, emails and landing pages, advertisements, videos, brochures, data sheets and other collateral, and more
Corporate communications — blog and social media posts, internal and external FAQs, sales training tools and more
Senior Brand Communications Specialist, Celestial Seasonings and The Hain Celestial Group; Boulder, CO — 2008-2016
I led content development for all facets of marketing and communications, including:
Packaging — romance copy, ingredient lists, certifications and more
Brand communications — all social media channels and web pages, press releases, advertising campaigns, sustainability initiatives and more
Strategic content — crisis communications and new concept development
Adjunct Instructor, Front Range Community College; Longmont, CO — 2005-2008
I taught courses in writing, humanities and literature. I also mentored young and returning students on their developmental needs
Copy Editor (Contract), InJoy Birth and Parenting Videos; Niwot, CO — 2003-2008
I wrote, copyedited and proofread a wide range of materials, including product catalogs, video scripts, teachers’ guides and more.
The University of Colorado, Boulder, CO — M. A. in English Literature, 2002
The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA — B. A. in English Literature, 1996