Experience

Latest Work

Folio: – Pitched piece on the profitability of custom publishing among city and regional publishers. Interviewed publishers of varying sizes for a consistent picture of the industry.

Best For the World 2018 – Coverage of various Best For the World companies recognized by B Corporation and B the Change. Series includes: Mascoma BankChandos, BioCarbon Partners, Mujeres del Pacifico, AMS Fulfillment, and Public.

Folio: – Pitched piece on the rise of the cannabis publishing industry featuring interviews with B2B, lifestyle and niche magazine publishers. Ran April 20 online logging record traffic on site.

Thinking Bigger Business – July 2018 feature on Kansas City companies working with returning citizens.

Blog posts for Future State via Bark Media – Reworked and crafted blogs for Bark Media client, Future State, on Process Work and On-Demand Workforce.

Publisher

Sunflower Publishing – served as General Manager, 2015-2017 – Managed publishing group and executed business development to acquire new clients and service existing ones. Managed annual profit & loss, growing net revenues year-over-year. Oversaw editorial and design teams.

Editor

PostPress – Managing Editor for PostPress magazine serving the Foil & Specialty Effects Association. Contracted by Peterson Publications.

The following produced at Sunflower Publishing

KANSAS! magazine – managing editor, 2009-2016 – Award Winning since 2010

Kansas Weddings Magazine – launched magazine in 2017 as General Manager

Manhattan Magazine – editor, 2007-2014, Shawnee Magazine – editor, 2007-2014, Hutchinson Magazine – editor, 2008-2014

Writer

    

435 Magazine – Shelter and travel writing for Kansas City city/regional magazine

Thinking Bigger Business – Contributor to Kansas City-based business magazine

Bark Media – Contract contributor to Bark Media clients

Pages – B2B serving the publishing industry, produced by Lane Press – Article: “Growing Up” on custom publishing at Sunflower Publishing

Golfdom Magazine – industry B2B magazine serving golf course superintendents

Nav.It – online magazine striving to enhance well-being through life-skills content

Laurel Highlands Magazine – Regional magazine serving Pennsylvania

GE Magazine – newly-launched city magazine serving Gardner and Edgerton, Kansas

Plastics Decorating – industry B2B serving the plastics decorating industry (article sourced and edited)

The Arrow – membership magazine serving the Pi Beta Phi fraternity

Blogger

VelvetCrate – Blogger for curated gift box business/web shop