Background

BA in journalism from Michigan State University; extensive experience writing and editing for print and online publications, both as a freelance contributor and an in-house editor. Extremely experienced working with social media and content management, as well as writing for marketing and advertising. 

Beats

Regional tourism, history, identity and human-interest stories pertaining to Michigan and the Great Lakes 

Health, healthy lifestyle, medical science, well-being

The natural world: Outdoor recreation, environmental science 

Editorial Work

Cosmopolitan, AAA Living magazine, MLive.com, Spirituality & Health magazine, Traverse Magazine, MyNorth.com, Michigan BLUE magazine, Edible Grande Traverse, LAKE magazine, Traverse City Business News, various Detroit Newspaper Partnership publications

Specialties

Narrative feature writing, Q&A's, service and travel writing, ghost writing, copy writing for newsletters, websites, social media, blogs, print products, etc., fact checking, proofreading, copy editing, all types of general word nerdery.