Education & Awards


Education …

Webster University
St. Louis, Missouri
Graduated: December 1998
Degree Received: Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations with a Minor in Business Management

 

Internships …

Maritz Travel
St. Louis, Missouri
August 1998 – June 1999
• Worked as a writer in the product communications department, creating collateral pieces for companies utilizing Maritz for incentive travel.
• Worked full time during last semester of college and continued on in the position for six months after graduation.

Reebok Corporation
New York, New York
March 1998
• Interned with the Reebok Foundation, assisting with the 1998 Reebok Human Rights Award – an award given to recipients under the age of 30 who have made huge strides in Human Rights.

 

Awards …

International Association of Business Communicators
Bronze Quill Award – Writing Excellence
Awarded: St. Louis, 2002
Piece: Your Final Wishes – A Guide to Funeral and Estate Planning

 

Volunteer …

Member, Snowmass Village Tourism Advisory Board, Aug. 2013 – June 2014
Board Member, Park East Homeowners’ Association, Jan. 2011 – Sept. 2012
Board Member, Maine Tourism Advisory Council, 2008 – 2011
Committee Chair, Glenwood Springs Environmental Efficiency Commission, 2007
Board Member, Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts, 2007
Healthy Business Partners, Valley View Hospital, 2006 – 2007
Secretary, Downtown Business Association, 2005 – 2006
PR Committee, Arthritis Foundation of St. Louis, 2002 -2005