Work experience

 

Business journalist, content writer, and ghostwriter

2004 - Present

Dallas, Texas
Work has appeared in publications including AARP The Magazine, Bankrate.com, Data Informed, Diversity Woman, EContent, Entrepreneur, Photo District News, PDNedu, Popular Photography, Self-Employed, The Rotarian, and USNews.com.

I also have extensive experience writing bylined content marketing pieces for national brands including Waze, KeyBank, Costco, and the U.S. Postal Service. In addition, I create whitepapers aimed at marketers and ghostwrite thought leadership articles for prominent technology firms.

 

 

Adweek

2002 - 2004

Dallas, Texas

Southwest Bureau Chief/Southwest Online Editor: Contributed minimum of one story a week for national print magazine. Created and managed daily content for regional website targeting advertising agencies and their clients. Covered shops in a five-state region as well as Hispanic agencies throughout the country.

 
Freelance Writer

2001- 2002

Atlanta, Georgia
Writer: Freelanced for local business magazines and for the custom publishing unit of Atlanta’s Leader Publishing. Work also appeared in Entertainment Weekly and Bridal Guide.  

 

 

Interactive Week

2000 – 2001
Atlanta, Georgia
Senior Writer: Covered companies specializing in consumer-related web content. Wrote weekly news stories, a biweekly online advertising column, and regular features for the magazine, which targeted information technology professionals.

 

 
U.S. News & World Report

1998 - 2000
Washington, D.C.
Reporter: Covered personal finance, personal technology, and business with a focus on the web’s role in those areas.

Education

 

Medill - Northwestern University

Evanston, Illinois

MSJ received in August, 1997
Concentration in reporting and writing for print and electronic media.

 
Washington University in St. Louis

St. Louis, Missouri
BA with honors received in May, 1996
Concentration in political science, minor in writing

 

My work has appeared in publications and blogs that include:

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2010 - present

2010 - present