University of Maryland University College, Adjunct Professor, Writing Summer 2011-Present
Teach writing skills, techniques, and methods to diverse student population including military students, adult learners, and other traditionally, nontraditional students. Crafting essays that encourage critical thinking, original thought, creative problem solving, research and participation in a global academic environment emphasizing community involvement.
Anne Arundel Community College, Adjunct Lecturer, English Spring 2010-Present
Teach engaging courses to diverse student population based on individual student needs and skill levels according to course requirements and syllabus; craft individual and group projects and assignments to develop each student’s skills and confidence in the subject; and build relationships with students that focus on translating the subject matter to out-of-classroom life.
Participate in professional workshops, lectures, seminars and classes to maintain awareness of new trends and developments within areas of instructional responsibility and the writing community.
Nemesis-Ink, Freelance Writer 2003-Present
Write and edit creative nonfiction features, blogs, articles and ad copy for target audiences based on client specifications. Remain actively engaged in the community of writers and build a professional platform based on crafting quality pieces in a timely manner.
Community College of Baltimore County, Adjunct Instructor English Fall 2010-Present
Teach students steps to craft effective sentences, paragraphs and essays; to research and cite academic sources; and to write with purpose to specific audiences. Maintain records, provide instruction, lecture, and work with students to meet individual learning needs.
BusinesSuites, Public Relations Director March 2009-September 2010
Design and implement strategic marketing plan to increase company exposure and build relationships within the community and online. Public and media relations efforts including managing the media database, writing and submitting print and online press releases, writing and managing company blog, organizing and promoting events, coordinating staff and resources; and supporting company branding and online initiatives through Twitter and other social media platforms.
Client Service Coordinator August 2003-September 2010. Assist in recruitment, selection, interviewing and training of permanent team members. Assist in billing and collections of over $190,000 a month in revenue, while managing the communications system, troubleshooting IT issues, and maintaining office support.