Hello, new friend.
I’m a copywriter, editor, and creative strategist living in Portland, Oregon.
I’ve spent 10+ years working at ad agencies, on in-house teams, and getting my freelance hustle on. My clients include KEEN Footwear, Jive Software, Microsoft, HP, Northwest Natural, Expedia, and more.
Looking for words?
Want to collaborate
on something fun?
Drop me a line.
STUFF I DO:
Content writing: Editorials, blogs, educational articles
Copywriting: Email, web, ads, infographics, product descriptions, naming
Copy editing: Revising, rewriting, reorganizing, and proofing for websites, mobile apps, fiction- and non-fiction books, plus editing for non-native English speakers
Video work: Concepts, storyboard outlines, scripts, shot lists, talent wrangling, co-producer/video assistant stuff, voiceover work
Campaign work: Brainstorming, presenting, and executing concepts
Ideation: I bring a lot to a brainstorm, including a lot of cat ideas
Sparkle: I’m actually here to make friends
I grew up in tiny Sisters, Oregon, got my BA in Creative Writing from Linfield College and my MA in Writing from Portland State. As a consequence of small town life, I’m always scheming ways to get on a plane to anywhere. I’ve lived in Ireland, China, and (additional locations TBA).
Loves: Words. Squirrels. Hiking to isolated areas to read. Free boxes. Bikes. Vegan donuts. When people are all a-clamor. Bad movies. Stephen King. Fake tattoos.
Talk to me about: Multiple worlds theory and how it affects cat behavior.