As a writer, I believe the written word to be the most powerful form of communication. First I capture meaningful ideas and experiences. Through my engaging writing style, I then craft the ideas into well-written and polished pieces that inspire individual and organizational growth.
•Wrote articles for “The Yoga Connection”, “Women’s Adventure Magazine”, 8 z Realty, and company websites.
•Authored reviews for yoga studios, novels, women’s outdoor gear, and restaurants for “The Yoga Connection”, “Women’s Adventure Magazine”, and 8z Realty.
•Developed, maintained, and edited content of several professional blogs, including “The Yoga Connection” and “Women’s Adventure Magazine”.
•Authored weekly “Inspiration” column for the online publication of “the Yoga Connection”.
•Created and maintained content for employee communication intranet at Level 3 Communications.
•Designed employee training manuals for Level Three Communications and the Boulder Rock Club.
•Created content and form for employee performance appraisal system for DOT and the Boulder Rock Club; Duties included running statistical analysis for all data collected.
•Originated curriculum for middle and high school English courses, including Advanced Literature, Creative Writing, and Yoga Teachings/Philosophies.
•Integrated traditional teaching ideas into thematic yoga flow classes.
•Authored and edited quarterly wellness newsletter for New Vision Charter School Wellness Committee.
•Proposed and pioneered Health and Wellness curriculum for New Vision Charter School.
•Promoted 8z Realty and local properties through weekly writings on the Erwin Pulse blog.
•Introduced holistic health and Psychology article ideas for the revolutionary “Yoga Connection” publication.
•Crafted organizational flow chart for the Boulder Rock Club; Duties included researching and writing job descriptions for each employee.
•Skillfully managed large classes of 7th-12th grade students and implemented Core Knowledge curriculum in a meaningful manner.
•Successfully managed writing projects for several publications simultaneously and completed each project at the expected deadline.
•Managed and monitored blog for Women’s Adventure Magazine.
•Created and evaluated Reading and Writing curriculum against state standards, core knowledge expectations, and relevance to middle and high school students.
•Enabled middle and high school students to experience the power of writing and of literary analysis through the role of an English teacher.
•Facilitated personal and academic growth within the arena of Creative Writing, Psychology, and English Literature.
•Coordinated with middle and high school teaching teams and administration to create English curriculum that met state standards while maintaining creative elements.
•Worked with marketing and advertising team for Women’s Adventure Magazine to research and develop strategic business plans for success of publication.
•Maintained professional and responsive relationships with all co-workers and students from a myriad of backgrounds.
The Yoga Connection, Fort Collins, CO. Aug. 2012-Current
Loveland Yoga and Core, Loveland, CO Sept. 2012-Current
New Vision Charter School, Loveland, CO. Aug.-May 2012
Clark Middle School, Anchorage, AK. Aug.-June 2011
Inner Dance Yoga Studio, Anchorage, AK. Aug.- July 2011
Boulder Rock Club, Boulder, CO. Aug.-Dec. 2007
Women’s Adventure Magazine, Boulder, CO. Dec.-July 2007
Level 3 Communications, Broomfield, CO. Apr-July 2003