July 2009- Present
Web Writer, The College at Brockport
Responsible for creating content for schools web pages, through written word, video, audio and pictures. Also work in creating, maintaining and monitoring social media presences for the College.
January 2009- June 2009
Writing speeches and articles for a variety of clients, including Xerox Corp. Blogging on environmental technology at CleanTechnica.com
May 2007 - December 2008
Account Manager, Text 100 Public Relations, a global public relations agency
Responsible for managing PR activities for a variety of clients including Xerox Corp. and IBM.
Duties included speech writing for Xerox President Ursula Burns, drafting and recording podcasts.
February 2000 - May 2007
Business Reporter, Democrat and Chronicle, 175,000 circulation daily paper in Rochester.
Covering a variety of topics, most recently Eastman Kodak Co., Xerox Corp., telecommunications and technology.
Experiences include live and taped interviews with partner television stations WXXI and WHAM.
October 1998 - January 2000
Reporter, South Bend Tribune, a 90,000 circulation daily paper in South Bend, Indiana.
Covered Elkhart County, including government, police and business stories.
September 1996- October 1998
Reporter, The Observer-Dispatch, a 50,000 circulation daily paper in Utica, New York.
University of Notre Dame, 1992-96, B.A. in American Studies, cum laude
Activities and Interests
Chief Editor, LINK: The Journal of High Ed Web Professionals.
President, Notre Dame Alumni Club of Rochester, 2005-2006.
Board member, The Newspaper Guild, Local 17
Volunteer, Blessed Sacrament Church supper program
Reading, writing, running, hiking, camping, sports, cooking, bass guitar