239 Boeker Street
Shell Beach, CA 93449
- 8/99 to present Hickgal Communications
- Freelance Writer and Photographer, full length features and photo supplements including ag technology, farm/ranch profiles, personal profiles and issue coverage. PR press releases and community newsletters for Klickitat County. PR photography for Goebs and Soell, Inc. Clients include Farm Journal, Oregon Farmer-Stockman, Washington Farmer and Cascade Cattlemen.
- 2/99 to 8/99 Goldendale Sentinel
- News Editor
Responsible for all news content, photography, layout and design for 3,000 weekly newspaper. Use manual and digital photography. Assisted in technology upgrade from 25 percent to 85 percent.
- 10/98 to 2/99 Martinez News-Gazette
- Staff Writer
Worked as one of two staff writers at 14,000 tri-weekly newspaper. Responsible for half of editorial content as well as page design and layout, and photography.
- 9/97 to 5/98 Writing Center, Montana State University
- Writing Tutor
Worked as writing tutor to students in basic writing, college writing, and many classes spanning the curriculum.
- Carondelet High School, Concord, CA-Graduated 1996
- 1996-1998, Montana State University-Bozeman
- Major: Animal Science
- Minor: English-Writing
- 1999-present, Columbia Gorge Community College
- Dean's List-Fall '99
Delta Family YMCA Youth & Government, Advisor 1998-1999
Klickitat County 4-H horse leader 1999-present
Washington State Cattleman's Association 1999-present
Macintosh/PC MS Office 95/98 Quark Xpress 3.3/4.04 Adobe Photoshop 4LE/5
Adobe InDesign Scanner (various) Digital camera (Olympus and Minolta)
Manual camera Outlook Express/IE4/Netscape Navigator