January 2016 – present

Specializing in family content.
Manage editorial calendar, contracted freelancers and assignments.
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eventbrite-logoWeb & Communications Manager / Motor Press Guild (MPG) January 2014 – JANUARY 2017

Maintained organization’s website and social media accounts, composed and produced monthly newsletters and email blasts, worked with Board of Directors on all communication and publicity needs for the organization. Launched new website for the Guild, created program identities and provided administrative support to the President and other officers. Also oversaw membership for all members.

carsdotcom-logoAutomotive Reviewer and Content Contributor /
April 2011 – DECEMBER 2015

Reviewing new vehicles in the marketplace, all from a parent’s point of view.

Read auto reviews / Read blog posts

100things-LogoAuthor / 100 Things to Do in L.A. Before You Die

Released April 2014, Reedy Press.

Visit book website / Visit Facebook page

subcat-logoGraphic Designer / Subcat Marketing
April 2007 – October 2010
  • Designed marketing materials for both print and web
  • Maintained client websites
  • Installed and customized WordPress sites
  • Blogged on youth culture topics and money management.

Subcat Work Sample 01 (Website) / Subcat Work Sample 02 (2-pg PDF)

Fine Arts Coordinator / City of Buena Park
March 2003 – April 2007
  • Planned, coordinated and assisted overseeing the city’s Cultural/Fine Arts programs: Civic Theatre, Youth Theatre, Monthly Cultural Excursions, Summer Concert Series, Exhibiting Artist Program, Student Art Programs (Cultural Art Faire/High School Art Show/Elementary Art Show) and Community Chorus.
  • Designed and maintained the Fine Arts division website
  • Produced all marketing and promotional materials for the division
  • Wrote press releases and fundraising requests for all areas of programming.

Digital copies of work samples by request

Freelance Design Work

Four-Eyed Girlie / view all projects

Temple Lofts (Long Beach) / Website design — visit site

Petite Montessori preschool — visit site

Lipstick and Leopard Print / WordPress implementation and customization — visit site

Baby Begonia Props / Etsy shop identity — visit shop