Affiliations (both past and current)

Assistant Director, Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail
Managing Editor, The Awesome Mitten
Events Coordinator, Michigan Land Use Institute
Marketing Director, Northport Youth Sailing School
Core Team, Think TC
Board Member, Bike-In TC
Assistant Director, Traverse City Wine & Art Festival
Content Developer, A Day In May Events
Media and Public Relations, Reel Life with Jane
Staff Writer, The Ticker
Web Manager, Michigan Wine Collaborative
Writer, Traverse City Business News
Writer, Northern Express
Communications Coordinator, SwingShift and the Stars and High Impact Productions
Digital Marketing Contractor, NorthSky Nonprofit Network
Volunteer Technology Coordinator, United Way of Northwest Michigan Volunteer Center
AmeriCorps VISTA, The Grand Vision and Rotary Charities
Marketing Director, Shanti School of Yoga
Volunteer Coordinator, Traverse Bay Poverty Reduction Initiative
Volunteer Coordinator, Traverse City Wine & Art Festival
Volunteer Coordinator, Traverse City Film Festival
Venue Manager, Traverse City Winter Comedy Arts Festival
Volunteer Coordinator, Lakeside Shakespeare Festival
Planning Committee Member, National Writers Series
Marketing Volunteer, SEEDS and The Great Lakes Bioneers Conference
Alumna, University of Michigan School of Literature, Science and the Arts (BA English 2011)

I also pride myself in being:
-a local foodie, beer brat, and wine snob
-a excited local food systems & farming novice
-an aficionado of all things Michigan and Northern Michigan
-a festival junkie and volunteer
-a yogini and soon-to-be yoga teacher
-a marketing & social media enthusiast
-a raw-food & homemade-juice enjoyer
-a lover of children, travel, art, fashion, books, music, films, words, ideas, tattoos, and people
-a sister, daughter, niece, granddaughter, and dear friend
-a twenty-something semi-professional who is forging her own road