I am a dynamic, resourceful, and strategic storyteller with 20 years of professional journalism experience, including more than eight years covering the oil and gas industry.
Corporate communications roles have involved working closely with top executives to develop strategic messaging for employee emails, social media, and various business and town hall presentations. My career as a corporate writer also includes crafting external sales and marketing collateral.
My specialties include: project management; content strategy; exceptional editing and proofreading for voice, corporate style and AP Style; marketing communications and messaging; event and conference coverage; corporate communications; and website/CMS management.
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Expertise Knowledge of upstream oil & gas industry; project-management acumen; corporate storytelling and strategic messaging; internal, external, and marketing communications; data analysis and distillation; editorial, news, and feature writing; industry conference coverage; and SEO content generation for webpages.
Skills Editing for sentence structure, message effectiveness, punctuation and style; writing and editing for print and online media, including corporate intranet content and internal messaging. Proficient in Microsoft Office, SharePoint, and desktop publishing programs such as Quark XPress and InDesign. Experienced at using various content management systems (including knowledge of basic HTML for troubleshooting). Quick study with most software applications.
Location Houston, Texas