Producer and Strategist
“No Revolutionary movement is complete without its poetic expression. If such a movement has caught hold of the imagination of the masses, they will seek a vent in song for the aspirations, fears, and hopes the loves and hatreds engendered by the struggle.”
James Connolly 1907
Consultant / 2023 to Present
Work with purpose driven businesses of all sizes to improve organic search, develop and implement strategy to increase revenue and outreach.
Founder @ Marin Power Yoga / 2013 to 2023
Built WordPress based website, used social platforms, blogging and google business for search engine optimization to drive growth in brick and mortar business. Implemented a content based social media strategy to grow a community business. Started local yoga studio with a focus on community and health. Managed team, implemented technology in traditionally non-technical environments to improve communication. Taught yoga, to all age levels, practiced a lot of yoga.
Content Marketing Specialist @ Cleveland Groove / 2010 to 2013
Develop, shoot, edit and produce video and photography for social content. Implement and develop content management systems, primarily focused on WordPress based websites, develop content driven social media strategies, train teams and support the implementation of the marketing strategy. Responsible for business development and client contact.
Director of Business Development @ Comet Technologies / 2007 to 2009
Initiate contacts with potential clients, demo software and support evaluations of our products. Manage all aspects of customer support. Test software products and document features and bugs. Review contracts, non-disclosure agreements and policies for web publishing. Managed social media analysis and implementation, blogger relations.
Attorney @ Thrasher, Dinsmore and Dolan / 2006 to 2007
General legal practice, estate planning, charitable planning, tax planning for family owned and operated businesses, specialization in tax-exempt organizations. Managed client contact from start to finish. Assist clients in funding trusts and implementing asset protection plans.
Attorney @ Walter & Haverfield / 2005 to 2006
Draft wills, revocable and irrevocable trusts, intentionally defective grantor trusts, operating agreements, buy/sell agreements, promissory notes, deeds, corporate minutes, bylaws, federal and state tax exemption applications, organize entities in Ohio, Delaware and Wyoming, research tax laws and consequences for transactions.
Technology Manager @ Osher Marin Jewish Community Center / 2001 to 2002
Manage all desktops, servers, cisco router, implement software intrusion detection system, train employees on software, create intranet site, responsible for all technology purchasing.
Desktop Support Manager @ AudioBase / 2000 to 2001
Managed Desktop Support as company grew from 40 employees to over 100 in 1 year. Managed virus protection and security standards for all workstations. Trained new staff on internal systems. Documented all processes.
Apple Technical Support Specialist @ Ten Speed Press / 1997 to 1999
Apple maintenance and repair for creative department. Created Power Point and Director multimedia presentations for marketing and sales.
Baking, Guitar, PickleBall, Electronic Music, Yoga, Technology, Spanish
M.S. Organizational Leadership @ University of Redlands / 2020 to 2021
J.D. Law @ Cleveland-Marshall College of Law / 2002 to 2004
B.A. Communications @ University of Michigan / 1990 to 1994
Historian + Catalyst = Growth