2013 - 2014

Master's degree / Joint Program w/ University of Malta

James Madison University
Dissertation on short form video efficacy for promotion of sustainability education.
1984 - 1985


Wheaton College

Clinical Psychology

1980 - 1984

Bachelor's degree

State University of New York College at Oswego

Double Major: Psychology / Philosophy

Work experience

Work experience
Sep 2013 - Present

Sustainable Environmental Resources Management - MSc

Graduate Student at University of Malta/James Madison University

Recently completed dissertation in efficacy of short form video and sustainability, Dual MS and MSc degrees to be awarded from both Universities.

May 2012 - Jun 2013

Managing Director of Marci Zaroff Personal Brands

Responsible for web design and project management for Marci Zaroff personal brands. Coaching and facilitation of entrepreneurial initiatives. Ms. Zaroff is widely known as coining the phrase "Eco-Fashion" and works in the field of sustainable textiles. She also is the executive director of the film "Thread" a documentary about eco-fashion currently in production.
2009 - 2013

Blog featuring interviews with world class leaders in Urban Greening. Examples include the Chief horticulturalist at the Lincoln Park Zoo Chicago, The New York Botanical Garden, Television and radio personalities and authors.
1996 - 2013

Freelance Digital Design and Media Production

Web design and promotions for corporate and individual clients.



Media Development

Skilled in media capture and editorial. 10 years of experience in online development.


10 years experience as licensed professional counselor in private practice.


Recently completed dual MS/MSc degree in Sustainability and Environmental Resources Management / Integrated Science and technology

Environmental Education

Given award of excellence in environmental education by NYC Parks Dept. Green Apple Corps.