professional history

career highlights

Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism, University of Colorado Boulder

Editor, Colorado Daily, Boulder, CO, 5 years

Editor, Longmont Times-Call, Longmont, CO, 1 year

Health Editor, Boulder Daily Camera, Boulder, CO, 4+ years

Health Writer, Rocky Mountain News, Denver, CO, 2+ years

Medical Technician, Wyoming Air National Guard, 6 years

Clients

Since leaving the daily newspaper world, I have freelanced for a number of magazines and health organizations, catering to a wide range of clients with varying editing and writing goals. Clients have included:

  • Colorado Health and Wellness magazine
  • Sky Ridge Medical Center
  • The Medical Center of Aurora
  • Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children
  • HealthONE
  • Boulder Magazine
  • Natural Awakenings magazine
  • ColoradoBiz magazine
  • BizWest magazine
  • CU Anschutz Today
  • CU Denver Today

Strengths

  • Skilled reporter
  • Accurate
  • Dependable
  • Flexible
  • Veteran editor
  • Creative
  • Professional
  • Respectful
  • Medically focused

Awards

Society of Professional Journalists
One second- and two third-place awards for medical/health features.

Scripps Howard News Service
One second-place system-wide award for a medical/health feature.