I am a professional writer and communicator with 20+ years of experience serving business and government. I also teach these same skills at colleges and universities, coaching all ages on what it takes to be job ready in today’s workplace.

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University of Victoria – July 2020

HSD Annual Review 2019-2020

Nurse and recent graduate Sydney Hofmeyr made profound contributions to life on campus during her studies. Having lost her younger brother to an opioid overdose, Hofmeyr made sense of her grief studying death and loss on a brave inquiry-based journey. Read her story here.

Government of BC – February 2020

BC’s Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development hired me to help address the rising impact of Open Access research journals from predatory publishers. We created an evaluation tool then ranked more than 30 open journals for reference. Input from UVic Libraries’ sector specialists was invaluable to this project. Photo: BC Government.

Carmanah Technologies – October 2019

Serving traffic design professionals in Canada and the US, Carmanah is the definitive maker of solar-powered traffic calming and control signals, signs and beacons. I was hired to fill in during a busy time, writing stories, web and social media content on advances in crosswalk safety and wrong way driving on freeways. Photo: Carmanah Technologies.