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Brand Journalist

About Me

I feel deep in my being I was put on this planet to help others share their journey with the rest of the world, to offer up new perspectives, and to expose different ways of life and thought. I’m a journalist, a question-raiser, idea crusader, and a permanent pupil of this strange and beautiful life. The journalist in me is “on” more often than “off,” and I’m always chasing the desire to create wonder! My mission is to tell soulful stories, inspire a compassionate response, and experiment with raw and revealing writing and visual storytelling while helping to create a community I want to live in. The opportunity to make a real difference in people’s lives motivates me to pursue and expose the issues that are most difficult to address and fix, to break down stigmas, and embrace individuals of all walks of life.


Work Experience

Corporate Communications Manager

U.S. Venture  |  Appleton, WI

2016 - Today

Manage internal communications, media relations and public affairs for a leading distributor of products vehicles consume.


Editor in Chief

RIVER + BAY  |  Appleton, WI

2016 - 2018

Run an independent online magazine and digital video channel showcasing all things arts and culture in Northeast Wisconsin. Our stories are catalysts that foster community engagement, participation, appreciation and conversation

External Communications Manager & Publications Coordinator

Affinity Health System/Ministry Health Care

2011 - 2016

Editorially managed @Affinity magazine -- Affinity Health System's award-winning quarterly health and wellness publication. Its 24 pages housed compelling patient stories, informative bits, vivid photography and original illustrations (including the covers). Also served as copywriter for internal and external marketing materials.



Bachelor of Arts

University of Minnesota - Twin Cities 

Double major in Journalism & English


Contact Me

Tel: 920-915-4389

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