Who I am at work:
Senior partner and managing director of the Detroit office. Proud team member for 15 years. Oversee communication strategy for clients office-wide. Special interest and expertise in creative development (The Big Idea), message development, crisis counseling, internal communications and grassroots outreach. Love all forms of writing and editing. Client verticals include transportation (on- and off-highway, and the parts within), energy and the environment, education and health care.

A look back:
25+ years of communications experience including nonprofit/associations, corporate and two multi-national PR agencies. Experience has spanned every touch point within the communications life cycle including new product launches, crisis and recalls, branding, corporate partnerships and sponsorships, training, grassroots and community relationships, and executive support.

My educational background:
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (Go Blue!). Still learning every day.

Who I am at play:
Frustrated novelist. Yoga obsessed.  Cheerleader on the soccer pitch and at dance competitions.

Words to live and work by:
Namaste.