Training and Education
INCREASED INDUSTRY TRAINING FOOTPRINT and PERFORMANCE
Created multiple industry‐wide marketing campaigns for large scale
statewide information initiatives focused on job creation and
Testified for Career Connect Washington initiative in front of the
House Labor and Workplace Standards Committee.
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ASSOCIATION MARKETING STRATEGY AND SYSTEMS
Utilizing up to date technology, implemented paid and organic social
media marketing strategies while successfully delivering advertising
and writing expertise across a comprehensive array of marketing
Effectively publicized and improved the visibility of cost saving
programs, training systems, and industry information to statewide
members. These strategies increased market penetration and
program utilization by industry operations ‐ in some cases up to
EMPLOYMENT SECURITY DEPARTMENT
While involved in a collaborative effort with the Washington State
Employment Security Department communications team, consulted
on the design and implementation of an industry focused microsite
connected to an advanced job listing service for employers and
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Details of service can be explored at
Director - (2018- 2020)
Manage the day‐to‐day operations of a leading state hospitality
training and education foundation.
Senior Communications and Marketing Manager (2013- 2018)
Senior writer for magazine, web, and marketing materials copy across
a wide array of products and formats.
Leadership of multiple public relations initiatives.
Broad strategic communications planning and implementation
F&B Management (2008 to 2013)
Responsible for front of house management in the Olympia unit of Mad Anthony’s Corporation. Accountable for leadership, team building, P&L accounting, inventory, and personnel and facilities management. Training and Education and Evaluation Processing.
Enrichment Manager (2002 to 2007)
Senior Manager on board a five-star luxury-floating vessel.
Primary responsibilities included the oversight of the onboard staff and facilities that defined the global entertainment, educational and expeditionary departments onboard MV The World.
Master of Public Administration – Economics, Policy Analysis & Organizational Design
Bachelor of Arts - Media Theory & Production, Small Business Economics