Strategic communicator, STEM advocate, marketing maven, social media evangelist, writer, editor -- fueled by curiosity and coffee.
By day: Assistant Director of Marketing handling media relations, social media, advertising, and publications at Carnegie Science Center, Pittsburgh's most-visited museum, with a focus on Carnegie Science Center's Chevron Center for STEM Education and Career Development.
By night: Freelance writer for Thrillist writing about Pittsburgh’s best and most under-appreciated places for a national travel and leisure publication.
Previously: -- Pittsburgh expert for About.com writing about Pittsburgh for both locals and potential visitors. -- Tribune-Review reporter covering local government, education, and crime in suburban Pittsburgh. -- "Pennsylvania's Emerging Journalist," selected in 2011 by the Pennsylvania Newspaper Association. -- "Rookie of the Year," selected in 2013 by the Pennsylvania Women's Press Association. -- Penn State Class of 2010 graduate who served as editor-in-chief of The Daily Collegian, a 20,000-circulation student newspaper.
Specializes in strategic communications, marketing, writing, editing, social media, photography, women's studies, fundraising, journalistic reporting, and writing.