RESUME:

JOURNALISM EXPERIENCE

* TravelBoulder.com 

Boulder, Colorado

Editor and lead writer, 1/17 - present

 

* Travel Boulder Magazine
Boulder, Colorado 
Editor-in-chief, 5-18 - present


 

* Boulder Daily Camera 
Boulder, Colorado
Features writer, 1/06 - 1/17
Fashion columnist and 
blogger, 1/05 - 1/17
Fitness columnist, 1/08 - 1/17
Acting entertainment editor, 1/12 - 5/12
General assignment reporter with emphasis on youth, 5/04 - 1/06
East Boulder County and night police reporter, 1/03 - 5/04


 

* USA Today 10Best 
Nationwide

Road trip expert, 6/15 - 3/16
Contributing editor, 10/14 - 4/15

Travel expert for the Space Coast, Fla., 4/14 - 03/16
Travel contributor for USA Today's travel publications, which include 10Best.com, Tripology, USA Today.com/travel and other affiliated publications.
 

 

* DotDash and TripSavvy (formerly About.com) 
Nationwide
Colorado travel expert for Colorado (formerly GoColorado.About.com), 7/14 - present
Editor, 1/17 - 7/17. Includes editing and rewriting lifestyle content for Thespruce.com and travel pages. 

 
* The Huffington Post 

Nationwide

Weekly columnist and writer for HuffPost Weird News, 2/14 - 5/18


* Denver Life Magazine

Colorado
Regular contributor, 2/15 - present

 

* NetNewsCheck: The Business Of Local Digital Media,
Nationwide 

Monthly contributor, 6/14 - 12/14
 

 

* Digital First Media's Thunderdome 
Nationwide: Digital First's 800 multi-platform products reach 67 million Americans each month across 18 states.

Live syndicated national coverage of the 2014 Oscar Awards

Live syndicated national coverage of the 2014 Golden Globes Red Carpet

Live syndicated national coverage of the 2014 Grammys Red Carpet
 



* Digital First Media's IdeaLab team 
Nationwide

One of 25 employees nationwide chosen to help shape the future of journalism.
Mobile journalist and
Modern Lois Lane blogger, 4/12 - 1/15

 



* Inside Thunderdome 
Nationwide

One of five Digital First journalists nationwide for fellowship to attend and cover live the Online News Association convention, 10/13

 

* Shopathome.com 
Nationwide: 12 million unique visitors per month, 4.7 million Facebook fans

Online Shopping Report

Travel writer, 12/12 - 9/14

Family writer, 4/12 - 9/14

ShopBlog

Lifestyles writer, 10/14 - 09/16


 

* Spa Travel Gal
Nationwide

Editorial assistant and spa travel writer for the Spa Travel Gal, 4/13 - present




* Stark Beauty Magazine 
Colorado

Associate editor, 1/12 - 12/12
 



* Women's Magazine 
Colorado

Editor, 07/08 - 5/10


 

* Monarch High School 
Louisville, Colorado

Part-time journalism adviser, 11/06 - 06/08
 



* Dirt 
Boulder, Colorado

General assignment writer for five-day-a-week newspaper for 18-to 24-year-olds, 8/04 - 10/06


 

* Nine Magazine 
Broomfield, Colorado

Board of directors, 9/05 - 5/06
 



* Loveland Daily Reporter-Herald 
Loveland, Colorado

Education reporter, 3/01 - 1/03
Design editor, 12/00 - 3/01
Reporting intern (youth), 5/97 - 8/97

 



* The Scene Magazine 
Northern Colorado

Investigative reporter for entertainment magazine, 9/00 - 1/01


 

* Gamut's Northern Front 
Colorado and Wyoming

Writer and marketing director for online arts magazine, now an online arts gallery, 1/01 - 6/01
 



* The Rocky Mountain Collegian 
Fort Collins, Colorado

City/regional reporter for campus newspaper, 9/97 - 5/99


 

* The Edge 
Fort Collins, Colorado

Entertainment reporter for campus newspaper, 9/97 - 5/98


 

* The Arrow Magazine 
Nationwide

Chapter correspondent for national Pi Beta Phi magazine, 9/97 - 5/99

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