A Harvard, Cambridge, Carleton, Queen’s and soon-to-be Oxford alumnus, I’m a senior editor, and marketing and communications executive. I speak 4 languages and have lived in 6 countries. I love what I do and have built a truly rewarding career over the last 19+ years, spanning media, not-for-profit and corporate sectors. My specialties include transformational leadership, diversity and inclusion, brand architecture and strategic planning that is KPI-driven. I have directly created and/or executed 6 organization-wide Strategic Plans, written speeches for award-winning CEOs, rebranded organizations from top to bottom, helped my employers win multiple awards, and worked on many campaigns that went viral on social media. I’ve also successfully led large communication portfolios through periods of strikes, work-to-rule and the pandemic in both the education and healthcare sectors. I tell stories that matter and create change.
My employers / clients
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)
Plan International Canada
Canadian Cancer Society
Canadian Association of Journalists
Federation of Canadian Municipalities
Council of Ontario Universities
Catholic Principals’ Council of Ontario
Canwest/Postmedia newspaper network
OK! Magazine (Dubai edition)
Los Angeles Tourism
L’Occitane en Provence
Four Seasons Hotels
Small Luxury Hotels of the World
W Hotels and many, many more.
Select honours & awards
- Tabbie Award (Silver) – Front Cover, Digital Imagery category (Trade Association Business Publications International, 2017)
- Bravo Award – Award of Distinction (Canadian Association of Communicators in Education, 2016)
- CEO’s Spotlight Employee Award (Plan International Canada, 2014)
- Education Foundation Award (Problems of the Mass Media, 2009)
- Achievement Award for Outstanding Accomplishments in Social Activities (International Baccalaureate, 2001)
You can view my full resume on my LinkedIn page.
Let’s work together
I specialize in 5 areas:
- Writing and editing
(web content, magazine and newspaper articles, annual reports, C-level executive speeches, corporate writing, copyediting)
- Social media strategies and campaigns
- Sponsored content
(advertorials and marketing content)
- Event planning
To hire me, get a quote or discuss any project, feel free to get in touch anytime!