My Resume

Education

  • Bachelors of Science & Art in Politcal Studies, Economics, & History, Regis University (2004)
    • Graduated with Honors, Magna Cum Laude
  • Masters of Nonprofit Management, Regis University (2010)
    • Completed Service-Oriented Field Experience in South Africa

Employment

  • Freelance Writer, Marketing Consultant, and Web Designer
  • Co-Owner, CB's Tavern
  • Regional Development Coordinator, Region 10
  • Branch Director, Black Canyon Boys & Girls Clubs
  • Sports Reporter, Mountain Valley News
  • ESM, a Xerox Company, Client Services Manager
  • Admissions Counselor, Regis University
  • Enrollment & Database Manager, Leader's Challenge
  • Social Recreation Director, Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver

Leadership & Volunteerism

  • Chair, Libertarian Party of Delta County
  • Board Director, Delta Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Commissioner, City of Delta - Planning Commission
  • Membership Director, Colorado Council on High School & College Relations
  • Volunteer, Black Canyon Boys & Girls Clubs
  • Volunteer, Libertarian Party of Colorado (Media Action Committee, Platform Committee, and Style Committee)

Professional Highlights

  • Published author in several publications, including NewsweekThe Denver Post, Daily Sentinel, Foundation for Economic Education, Reason Magazine, Independent Voter, Fatherly, The Montrose Monitor, and many more 
  • Responsible for largest admissions application load for Regis University, but still managed to provide personal contact to all parties – resulting in increased matriculation of students 67% during tenure
  • Developed marketing protocol and best practices for Region 10, including improvements to search engine optimization, web content, and social media presence – increasing traffic to website 77% during my tenure
  • Successfully awarded nearly $1 million in grant funding in less than one year with Region 10
  • While with ESM, successfully increased services delivered to strategic clients and helped foster new relationships, while maintaining relationships that constituted over $2.8 million of annual revenue
  • Single-handedly increased membership of Colorado Council of High School & College Relations by 40% through extensive multifaceted communications and targeted outreach

Professional Skills and Qualities

  • Multifaceted communicator with strong writing skills who can eloquently convey messages through written and verbal communications
  • Technological competence in numerous platforms (Microsoft Office, web development, social media, Recruiter CRM, data imaging, Quickbooks, Blackbaud, GiftWorks, etc.) and confidence to learn new programs quickly
  • Highly personable individual, based on public-facing professional background and genuine commitment to services
  • Analytical mindset (based on database and accounting experience) that thrives on metrics, data, and reporting
  • Infectious sense of humor that plays well in a team dynamic