- Magazine, news, academic, and marketing writing
- Social media and electronic communications
- Online, offline, and in-person research
- 15 years of freelance experience
Education, Memberships, and Certifications:
- MFA, Creative Writing, University of Southern Maine
- BA, Liberal Arts/Humanities, University of Southern Maine
- IRB Certification
- MWPA Member
- AWP Member
Maine Math and Science Alliance: Research Associate
- Development of research instruments
- Onsite interviews with children and adults
- Writing, researching, and proofreading grants
- Writing, researching and proofreading materials for academic journals
- Reporting findings and creating documentation to be used in grants, articles, and other materials.
Published articles with MMSA:
Informal STEM Learning for Rural Teens: Focusing on First Responders
The Station: A Model for Content Co-Design with Rural Youth
Using Q-Sort Methodology to test the Non-hierarchical Online Learning Community (NHOLC)Framework
Facilitating Formal and Informal Connections in Rural STEM Ecosystems
New England Post (No longer in publication): Writer
Maine news for New England focused site.
â€œMaine Medical Marijuana Laws at Odds with Federal Laws; Local Police Unsure how to Deal with Stolen Plantsâ€
â€œConsumers Concerned Over Gas Pump Discrepancies in Maine; Was it a Scam or a Simple Mistake?â€
â€œGood Value and Responsible Sourcing â€“ A Winning Combination for Maine Retailerâ€
â€œOxbow Brewery Takes Maine Beer Scene By Stormâ€
Derma Harmony: Writer
Health and wellness articles focusing on skin health for web-based supplement company.
â€œLet’s Learn About Skin!â€
eBooks adhering to style and subject guidelines provided by HyperInk.
â€œGuide to Writing a Eulogyâ€
â€œ100 Cutest Kittens On The Internetâ€
â€œHow to Raise an Adventurous Eaterâ€
â€œQuicklet – Animal, Vegetable, Miracleâ€
â€œ100 Best Quotes from Los Angeles Celebritiesâ€
â€œPaddling With the Kidsâ€
â€œTake a Midcoast Hikeâ€
â€œRacing With Kidsâ€
â€œGo Fly A Kiteâ€,
â€œOyster Creek Mushroomsâ€
â€œ Hidden Valley Nature Preserveâ€
ï»¿Starting Out:Â Writer, EditorÂ
Review websites and summarize content into short descriptions used in print and online.Â Starting Out published books that assist people in transition. Publications focused on books for graduates, recent immigrants, and formerly incarcerated individuals find the resources they need for success.Â
Starting Out was purchased by McGraw-Hill in 2010.
Clips available upon request.
Wiscasset Newspaper: Reporter
Local news and events in Lincoln County, Maine
Clips available on request.
Damariscotta Farmersâ€™ Market: Writer, Social Media
Weekly e-newsletter. Setup and maintained social media accounts.
Gathering & summarizing news, entertainment, and fascinating internet topics into 300-character blurbs.
Magnusson Balfour Real Estate: Writer
Articles for newsletter and publication in Portland Press Herald.
â€œPhases of Businessâ€
â€œSelecting the Right Brokerâ€
Clips Available Upon Request
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