Communications consultant, journalist, editor
Studied journalism at Carleton University in Ottawa.
Is a business communicator, facilitator, media specialist and focus group moderator with experience in the private, public and not-for-profit sectors.
Worked in mainstream print journalism, the trade press and broadcast. Well known in Ottawa for her work in local magazines such as Fifty-Five Plus, Ottawa Family Life and Ottawa Wedding; has more than 21 years' experience in communications and contract editing with a specialization in lifestyle and health consumer publications.
In her editorial role, she plans content and manages editorial production for 18 publications a year.
Co-founded Ottawa's only woman's quarterly magazine, City Woman, launched in 2000.
Has extensive experience in communications project management in such areas as publications, video production, backgrounders, speeches, internal communiqués, brochures, presentations and electronic bulletin boards.
Is a nationally-recognized speaker in the area of writing to reach the right target market.