Writing Portfolio

University of Washington, Seattle, WA

(2020 – current)

Communications for the eScience Institute at the University of Washington, a hub of data-intensive scientific research that is a part of the Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science & Engineering. The eScience Institute is also home to the Scientific Software Engineering Center (SSEC).

Website Design & Management

The Museum of Flight, Seattle, WA

(2015 – 2020)

Communications for The Museum of Flight, including nonprofit fundraising, STEM education and aerospace history.

Aloft Magazine

Author and copyeditor for The Museum of Flight’s bi-monthly member magazine to support projects like fundraising campaigns, donor recognition, interviews, STEM education and exhibit openings.

Campaign Videos

Storyboard, direction, soundtrack and messaging for fundraising campaigns. Special thanks to Francis Zera.

Campaign Newsletters and Websites

Keeping donors and community stakeholders engaged and updated throughout multi-year fundraising campaigns.

Project Welcome Home, the campaign to restore a veteran B-52G Stratofortress and install it in a new Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park at The Museum of Flight (2017 – 2019). View the campaign website here.

Inspiration Begins Here! Campaign, the comprehensive campaign to build the new Aviation Pavilion, expand our educational programs, create new exhibits and upgrade our facilities to improve visitor experience (2015 – 2016).

Annual Reports

Content writing and copyediting the Museum’s annual shareholder report to donors.

Freelance Writing, Editing and PR

(2014 – 2017)

Technical Writing certification

(2013 – 2015)

Projects completed as part of my Technical Writing studies at Bellevue College.

KEXP 90.3 FM, Seattle, WA


Writer and editor for a nonprofit listener-powered radio station.

Music Matters Newsletters

Author and editor of KEXP’s monthly donor newsletter.

ISE Magazine


Ghostwriter for Angela Bennink of NoaNet, a wholesale broadband provider in Washington, for an article in an online trade publication for telecom networks (formerly OSE Magazine).

Glumac Engineering, Portland, OR

(2010 – 2011)

Communications Director for the Portland office of a sustainable Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing (MEP) engineering and energy analysis company.

Sustainability Matters Newsletter

Writer, editor and photographer for the quarterly email publication sent out to contractors, architects and other professionals in the green building industry.

  • Issue 27 (Aug. 2011)
    • “Susan Szenasy of Metropolis Magazine Visits Portland to Talk Green Building”
    • “Charging the Future with Electric Vehicles”
  • Issue 26 (May 2011)
    • “Glumac Commissions the UCSF Institute for Regeneration Medicine”
    • “Glumac Introduces Construcion Services”
  • Issue 25 (Feb. 2011)
  • Issue 24 (Nov. 2010)
    • “Glumac explores Green Building in Toronto”

Ecotone Publishing

On-site editor and fact-checker for a book produced by the publishing branch of the International Living Future Institute that produces local and global sustainable design books.

Oregon Insider

Author for a monthly news publication for environmental management and regulation in the Pacific Northwest.

Sustainable Business Oregon

Author for a publication of the Oregon Business Journal that covers local news and issues at the intersection of business and sustainability.

  • Oregon Convention Center: the Convention Center that Challenges Convention (Aug. 2011)

The Zweig Letter

Co-author for a marketing publication for architects, engineers and environmental planning professionals worldwide.

Crosscut.com, Seattle, WA


Writer and photographer for a Pacific Northwest nonprofit online news blog.

STIR Magazine, Worcester, MA

(2007 – 2010)

Writer, editor and photographer for the bi-annual student magazine of Clark University.

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