I am a storyteller with a penchant for herding cats. I have over 19 years of experience in moving creative ideas from concept to execution. My diverse quiver of skills and experience provide a rich, adaptable perspective on any landscape. Writing and Photography are my storytelling tools - copywriter, published essayist, editor, reviewer, interviewer and numerous content marketing projects including campaigns for telecommunications, software, medical companies, nonprofits, retailers, and artists. 

What I've Done

  • Saved lives
  • Transformed landscapes
  • Discovered stories and clearly shared them
  • Improved mentor program for native population in a foreign country
  • Biked 600 miles across Texas...in July, multiple times.
  • Traveled through every lower 48 state by car
  • Spoken to crowds ranging from 50-2500
  • Ran numerous marathons
  • Cumulatively slept over a year under stars
  • Created new programs and opportunities to connect people through adventure
  • Built strong social media identities
  • Built countless websites
  • Managed wildfire strategic response
  • Had tea with the Prime Minister of Vietnam and his wife

Director of Content & Storytelling, COlorado 

Brand strategy & manager – help clients define their story, where they are going, and the how to get there.

Designer – outline concepts for websites, printed material, stage production, with an eye toward the unified story.

Marketing – create agile, authentic digital campaigns across diverse platforms.

Proposal writer – strategic design and copywriting for over 20 proposals with budgets ranging in $80K-$3.5M.

Copy Editor collaborate with copywriting team to produce thought leadership, marketing, website, and messaging copy. Sample of work...

Speechwriter – collaborate with C-Level suite to define, refine, and tell their message so it connects with their audience.

Photographer – Event, in-house, portraiture, and marketing imagery.


Digital Marketing Manager, WAshington

 

Content management – monthly podcasts and overall Wordpress site copy and publishing.

Event marketing and planning – two annual, multi-day events in a remote Pacific Northwest location. 

Content curation, podcast management, and email marketing for local and national subscribers and artists.


Content Manager | Photographer | Brand Strategist, Colorado

Agile content management and social media strategy for diverse client base. 

Project management – website and branding redesigns

Brand strategist – helping companies discover their story and how to invite target audience to become a part of that story.

Clients – Black Mountain Colorado Dude RanchBelleslink, Postscapes, Gifford Ewing Photography, Neurocolorado, InnMed, and Hero Design Studio.

Social media marketing and strategy

Community management – nurture an interactive digital community of artists across a global landscape

Copywriter – for web, print, advertising, events, and multimedia

 


Development & Consulting Auckland, New Zealand

Evolve a five-star hunting lodge into a high-end luxury retreat.

Consult on Maori-based mentoring development program and curriculum.
 

Cultural consigliere for philanthropic opportunities.


Skills

  • Creative Suite: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom. Wordpress & Squarespace

  • Workamajig

  • Hubspot: Inbound Marketing

 

  • Social Media Expert with 9 years experience

  • Mountaineering Guide in three countries over 13 years

  • Wilderness First Responder certified for 14 years.