I have been a journalist, an academic, a researcher and a consultant over the years. In each case, I found myself looking to explain a piece of the world in compelling and meaningful ways, engaging people through my own curiosity.
I have done research for many different audiences and know how to facilitate focus groups
Content creation for e-newsletters, blog posts and webpages
I am able to explain complex technical or academic concepts in plain language.
Media and public awareness campaigns
I have experience influencing policy-makers and garnering support from allies through grass root initiatives
Winning the support of key agricultural organizations for a province-wide initiative that once had little public awareness
Finding and profiling new businesses that connect cycling with social enterprise
Supervising students as they overcame obstacles to complete their degrees and find work in their field
Being a parent!