Questions I'm often asked about my marcom missions ▼
What are your strengths?
My strengths include writing, editing, and strategic communications
to advance ideas, issues, initiatives, products and services.
In addition to meticulous editing for clarity, accuracy, and style, I focus on diligent, deadline-driven project management.What qualifies you as a writer-editor and online content developer?
Since 2006, I have passionately advanced the communications initiatives
of not-for-profit, corporate, academic, and government organizations — among them, Special Olympics, American Red Cross, Mercer, George Washington University, U.S. Department of State, and U.S. Department of Defense.
Previously, as a magazine journalist, I earned first-place Excellence in Journalism awards
from Press Clubs of America.
My project portfolio
includes hundreds of articles and digital content to promote business, education, technology, environmental issues, policy,
health care, finance, philanthropy, arts, lifestyles, travel, and other topics.
How do you communicate the vision and mission of organizations?
As a reporter, writer and editor for several newspapers and magazines, I learned early on that it's not about knowing all the answers — it's knowing the right questions to ask.
To communicate wide-ranging issues to diverse audiences, I first form a clear understanding of organizational issues and target audience mindset.
Applying my strengths in research, interviewing, content strategy, writing, editing, and online content development, I deliver product that enhances value, elicits emotion, generates action ... and moves missions forward.
endeavor, employers and clients credit me for adding value to their organizations
. In large part, that's because I truly care about the organizational mission.