Communications ManagerSep 2015 - Jun 2017 (1 year)
Responsible for developing and implementing a comprehensive communications plan for each fiscal year to advance resource development, brand, and community engagement goals while serving as the lead public relations and communications resource for all social service programs throughout the state.
Legislative AideDec 2013 - Jun 2015 (1 year)
House Judiciary Committee Aide responsible for coordinating all logistical support for committee hearings including liaising with relevant Department heads, ensuring witness testimony, briefing individual committee members and their staff, and safeguarding sensitive material; • Speech writing, drafting legislation including resolutions and citations; • Prepared white papers and historical summaries for all relevant legislation, policy debates, and confirmation hearings.
Chief of OperationsSep 2011 - Dec 2013 (2 years)
Duties included writing research reports and proposals, project management, crafting marketing strategies, coordination between staff and clients, background research for project assessment, and interpretation of raw data for final presentations; • Wrote a proprietary 40-page study summary for one of the world’s top five resource development firms; • Consulted for 3 separate gubernatorial candidates; • Data collection through on-site focus groups and polling activities.
Consultant/Services Contractor/OwnerOct 2006 - May 2017 (10 years)
Communications and campaign management services offering digital advertising and traditional media strategies; • Fundraising, volunteer recruitment, advertising; • Digital content creation and management for website and social media; • Manage all media relations including press releases and handling all media inquiries; • Coordinate logistical operations such as volunteer direction and absentee ballot chasing; • Public polling, policy research and analysis.
Master of Arts (M.A.)2010 - 2012 (2 years)
Alaska’s second-hand economy funds itself and heals society,
Guest commentary on the economic impacts of thrift stores.
The Truth about the American Century
An analysis of the American economic boom of mid-twentieth century.
Wills Week: Free help to protect your property and loved ones,
Guest commentary on the importance of estate planning.