Resume

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Publisher / Graphic Designer, Room Magazine (2015-Present)
Online Editor-In-Chief, Room Magazine (2016-Present)
Editorial Board Member, Room Magazine (2011-Present)
Co-Managing Editor, Room Magazine (2014-2015)

Marketing and Development / Co-Founder, Growing Room: A Feminist Literary Festival (2016-Present)

Grant Writer, Freelance (2016-Present)
Recent clients include: Granville Island Cultural Society and Just For Laughs NorthWest.

Teaching Assistant & Guest Lecturer, Creative Writing Program, University of British Columbia (2015-Present)

Creative Writing Mentor, New Shoots Writing Program, David Thompson Secondary (2016)

Digital Communications Coordinator, Vancouver International Film Festival (2014–2015)

Marketing Manager, Evergreen Cultural Centre (2013–2014)
Box Office Manager, Evergreen Cultural Centre (2012)
Marketing Assistant, Evergreen Cultural Centre (2011–2013)

Project Coordinator / Editor, City of Coquitlam Event Guide (2012)

Research Assistant, Centre for Youth & Society (2010–2011)

EDUCATION

MFA Creative Writing, University of British Columbia (2015–Present)
BA Creative Writing, University of Victoria (2006–2011)
BSc Honours Psychology, University of Victoria (2006–2011)

FESTIVAL & CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

Panelist, Branding Your Editorial, Arts and Literary Magazines Summit (Toronto, 2017)

Panelist, Literary Gatekeepers and Accountability, Growing Room (Vancouver, 2017)

Moderator, Leading by Example: What We Can Learn from YA, Growing Room (Vancouver, 2017)

Panelist, How to Remain Relevant [as a literary journal] in a Rapidly Changing World, WORD Vancouver (2015)


For publications, editorial work, and illustration work, see Publications.