Young adult novels and publishing, entertainment media, inspirational quotes, clean eating, gardening, social media, blogging, and music.
"If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them." Henry David Thoreau
Young adult novelist and acquisition editor for young adult novels at a publishing company. I'd also love to own a bookstore/cafe someday!
The Young Folks
May 2013 — Present
I am a published writer on the culture and entertainment website The Young Folks. The online publication aims to write reviews on popular culture by young people for young people. Every week I write one to three reviews, editorials, or opinion pieces on television, news, novels, movies, or music.
Wexner Center for the Arts
Patron Services Attendant
September 2011 — Present
Aid patrons by answering questions via phone call and on-site interaction. Provides information, ticketing services, and general customer service activities. Federal Work Study position.
Conneaut Community Center of the Arts
Assistant Director of the Summer Children's Theatre Program
June 2011 — December 2012
I aided the director of the Youth Theater Program with the summer camp for children. We taught them basic theater skills and techniques for acting; at the end of the camp we directed their play "The Brave Little Tailor". I also directed from June 2012-August 2012. The children put on a play entitled "Not So Grimm Tales".
Gazette Newspapers, Inc.
Intern and Stringer
June 2012 — August 2012
I received this internship to learn the ways of a freelance writer by connecting with the Senior Editor of the Gazette Newspaper and the Conneaut, Ohio Courier. I write articles for both papers and contribute my own photos to both publications.
The Ohio State University
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), English Pre-Education, Media and Society, Creative Writing
University of Greenwich