Resume


EXPERIENCE

Final Draft
Oct. 2015 – March 2017

Marketing Coordinator

  • Managed Big Break Screenwriting Contest and corresponding database of over 7,000 scripts per year; assigned scripts to readers, liaised with writers, managers and sponsors.
  • Created content for social media accounts including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube.
  • Wrote, edited and maintained the Final Draft blog and podcast, including occasional HTML adjustments.

Garlic, My Soul
Dec. 2013 – Jan. 2016

Contributing Writer/Editor/Recipe Tester

  • Create and test recipes for publication in line with readership interests and dietary restrictions.
  • Copyedited articles for publication.

Fanbase Press
Dec. 2013 – Jan. 2016

Contributing Writer/Editor

  • Created and tested recipes for Fan Foods project, pairing recipes and pop-culture (i.e. films, TV shows, etc)
  • Reviewed cookbooks for publication online.

The Writers Guild Foundation Library and Archive
Aug. 2013 – March 2015

Office Manager/Script Collections Processor

  • Tracked script collections donated to the WGF Library/Archive and assisted patrons in finding script material to read for educational purposes.
  • Supported Executive Director in daily needs: scheduling, phones, travel, communications, donor relations.
  • Managed flow of annual appeal fundraiser, mailing and emailing as well as management of donor database.

The Writers Guild of America, West
Aug. 2015 – Oct. 2015

Feature Writer Access Project, Script Reader

  • Read script submissions for the Diversity Department’s Feature Writer Access Project.
  • Analyzed story structure, content and quality for acceptance into the program.
  • Provided feedback/coverage given directly to writers for possible rewriting of material.

California Women’s Law Center
Jan. 2013 – Aug. 2013

Development Coordinator

  • Assisted 2 busy Executive Directors in their daily tasks: phones, scheduling, project management, etc.
  • Liaised with Board of Directors as well as planned and executed Board of Director meetings.
  • Planned and executed fundraising events, campaigns and donation mailings.

The Urban Oven
Nov. 2012 – April 2013

Line Cook/Recipe Tester

  • Mixed, stretched and maintained high volume of pizza dough necessary for service.
  • Created and tested dessert recipes for new menu items.

Crooked Creek Ranch
Aug. 2010 – Sept. 2012

Head Baker

  • Scheduled, prepped, oversaw and executed daily bakery production: from breads to pies, cakes and cookies!
  • Coordinated volunteer and intern programs for a team of up to 20, including monthly trainings.
  • Created a systematized process for referencing allergy information within all catalogued recipes.

Leesburg Today
May 2009 – May 2010

Contributing Writer

  • Wrote and covered community news.
  • Copy edited articles and web stories.

Kaboom! Toy Store
Oct. 2008 – May 2010

Store Manager/Asst. Book Buyer

  • Managed all aspects of daily business.
  • Ordered full stock of children’s literature.

THREAD Script Anthology
Sept. 2007 – May 2008

  • Wrote coverage, analyzed and chose submissions.
  • Managed all aspects of publication.

EDUCATION

Emerson College, May 2008
Boston, MA

BFA Writing, Literature and Publishing; focus in Film and Television

King Arthur Education Center, Jan. 2011
Norwich, VT

Advanced Baking Program

Upright Citizens Brigade, Nov. 2012
Los Angeles, CA

Sketch Comedy Writing Program

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

WriteGirl, Nov. 2016
Mentor
Communications Team