I'm a skilled subject matter expert through in-depth research and a contagious curiosity with 8 years’ experience creating engaging content on a range of topics for various audiences.
My personal blog is about history and writing but, for clients, I write educational and informative content in the healthcare and education fields. I expertly guide clients through any learning, sales, or business process, while writing with a brand-aligned tone combined with absolute technical accuracy and a perfectionist's eye for detail.
I'm highly emotionally intelligent, engage with key stakeholders as a credible business partner, and always take the time to be thorough and think outside the box to consistently ideate and write high-quality content - every single time.
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Contract · Full-time
Jun 2020 - Present ·Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
- Currently writing a memoir / novel for a family member of a legendary American rock band, creating a clear book plan i.e. structure, chapter titles, and target audience etc. and setting key milestones to achieve target publishing date
Meet with the co-author (digitally and in person) for interviews and plot planning meetings, and secure agreement for interviews with members of the band’s family and key associates
Organize research trips to Santa Cruz to collect archival documents and transcribe and systematically organize content, including audio content
Conduct extended research into relevant biographies and books related to the band to add valuable context and a broader perspective
Content Specialist / Script Writer
Sep 2018 - Jan 2020
A for-profit online educational technology company specializing in test preparation materials, mental health tools, and learning content for K-12 schools. The content is notable for its academic rigor combined with a frank style.
- Script writer of video courses with over 16k subscribers
Quickly promoted to literature after starting on finance courses
Ensured all research was carried out using reputable and legally accessed resources, as well as ensuring all content is referenced where necessary and is technically accurate
Interviewed subject matter experts and completed voiceover work for video content
Aug 2018 - Mar 2019 ·San Francisco, CA
Established in 2015, the subscription service home care and repair business has gained a significant market share.
- Produced weekly actionable content for Super Blog: Professional advice for keeping your home worry-free
Adhered to stringent brand guidelines for tone, format and keyword content along with prescribed descriptive and exclamatory words for inclusion in content
Ensured the blogs inspired people to action, to support the commercial purposes of the business
Community Manager / Administrative Manager
Aug 2014 - Dec 2018 · San Francisco Bay Area
- Practice co-founder and designer of a beautiful, functional website for a completely online practice, a relatively new concept in medicine at the time, while adhering to all HIPAA regulations
Boosted clientele engagement by orchestrating regular social media, email, and in-person event campaigns:
Quickly gained 200 clients from a zero base and attracted 1,714 followers on LinkedIn
Maintained relationships with patients, supplement dispensaries, pharmacies, and local health professionals to build trust and ensure quality of care
Worked closely with the co-founders: Dr. Bruce Roberts, MD - Family Physician, Psychiatrist, and Integrative Medicine practitioner and Dr. Molly Roberts MD, MS - Family Physician, past president of the American Holistic Medical Association and board member of the Academy of Integrative Health and Medicine
Trained an apprentice on all aspects of practice functions and provided information and guidance
Chaired daily rundown meetings and weekly founding/staff meetings to plan for the week ahead
Created schedules, coordinated marketing and community campaigns, recorded and edited the podcast, wrote the newsletter and blog, created and updated the website, and wrote all educational and informative materials.
Self Employed · Oct 2018 - Present · Barcelona, Spain
- Ranked by Medium as a top writer in travel, history, humor, culture, politics, and creativity and paid contributor:
Articles have amassed 147k views and attracted 3.4k followers
Selected for a pilot program to provide extra bonuses and visibility to talented writers
Plan, research, write and post engaging content, creating a schedule/calendar for regular posting activity:
Selected as a featured writer for one of Medium’s top-read publications – Human Parts
Grayline Sightseeing, Big Bus Sightseeing, The Urban Safari, Ride The Ducks
Oct 2009 - Jul 2014 · San Francisco Bay Area
Researched new and unique historical stories, landmarks, quirky characters, local secrets, events and news in preparation for the public performance of multiple daily tours.
Developed relationships with local vendors, other tour companies, independent guides, hotels, and popular establishments.
Inspired the most positive reviews of any tour guide on each company’s Trip Advisor pages.
Trained new tour guides on both the historical and performance aspects of the job, welcomed them into the San Francisco Historical Society, and provided them with resources to ensure they remained motivated and up-to-date.