PROFESSIONAL TIMELINE

  • Graduated from Western Washington University in journalism & graphic design.
    Editor-in-Chief of Klipsun Magazine & journalist for Tablet Magazine. Moved to Seattle.


  • Writer for World Vision's Community Partnerships in Africa.Launched first personal blog.
    Probono copywriter for Taproot Foundation. Worked on Knowledge Leader magazine for
    Colliers International and started Colliers' first social media & blog presence.


  • Joined mobile startup Whrrl. Blogged for Seattle Post Intelligencer & Seattle MetBlogs.
    Joined Girl Power Hour as a board member and Director of Digital Marketing. Started
    a blog about camping.


  • Named Top 40 People to Meet at Seattle BizTech. Spoke at Social Fresh. Volunteered
    for Twestival Seattle & 826 Seattle.


  • Whrrl acquired by Groupon. Moved to San Francisco. Consulted for The Shand Group
    & Groove 11 agencies. Went to Bali on a Purification & Sacred Arts yoga retreat.


  • Joined SAIL Pay mobile startup. Acquired by Capital One. Founded 50 Food Truck Dates. Explored six Greek islands.


  • Joined SAIL Pay mobile startup. Acquired by Capital One. Founded 50 Food Truck Dates. Explored six Greek islands.


  • Grew FinTech startup Kabbage as Head of Inbound & Content Marketing. Named Top 40 Under 40 on the West Coast; Best in the West: Rising Stars in Financial Marketing; and Top 5 Finalist for "Best Content Marketing Program Strategy." Earned a Shorty Award Honorable Mention for Best in Financial Services Campaign. Hiked Machu Picchu and started a hiking MeetUp. Sailed Belizean islands.


  • Founded First Page – my biggest adventure yet.