I am a driven individual that is learning how to maximize the exposure of organizations through social networks, blogs, and forums. By being a part of a community and contributing to the over all spectrum of Internet. I am self motivated, driven, and would like to become one of the "Go to" people in the industry. Understanding of how social networks are working, trying to motivate organizations to use all of them to maximize donations or profits, and to get maximum exposure for their industry with out being intrusive but a listener.

  • Helping companies make money by trying to retain their season ticket holders.
  • Solutions driven professional to providing exemplary Customer Service.
  • Resourceful, creative problem-solver with proven aptitude to solve the problems in a timely manner.
  • Learning how to use Web 2.0 for Marketing methods
  • Networking both on and offline
  • Broadcasting, business, and desktop publishing background
  • Able to multitask and learn new things quickly
  • Interpersonal communication and able to communicate with a diverse group of people and range of personalities.
  • Connecting people through the web and in person is important to me to build stable relationships.
  • Reading industry books to keep my knowledge of the newest skills fresh and up to date and to gain new skills to enhance my career.
  • Attending webinars and local seminars on Social Media to learn how to be a "Go to" person on the subject matter.
  • Saving LLS thousands of dollars by obtaining copyrighted materials for the Leukemia Ball invitations by using Twitter as a networking device


To obtain full time employment working in either the Non Profit or For Profit sector as a Community Coordinator. 


  • NHL, Detroit Red Wings, Detroit, hanging out, travel, learning, karaoke, and networking.
  • Public Relations Society of America - Technology section- Newsletter writer
  • Motor City Connect - Member
  • - Contributing writer

Work History

Work History
Apr 2009 - Present

New Media Community Coordinator

  • Recruiting local bloggers to join the blogger community
  • Networking to build contacts through social networks and networking groups
  • Engaging community and monitoring content
Apr 2003 - Present

Arena Hostess

Palace Sports and Entertainment

April 2003 – Present  (5 years 11 months)

  • Customer Service
  • Giving the Guest a "Wow" moment
  • Motivating the guest when they do not feel motivated
  • Being proactive in problem solving and resolution
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Relating to the guest in a way that they know your name and want to come back to the venue
  • Remembering something personal about the guest so that they retain their season tickets.
  • Flexibility enough to change sections and yet sometimes remember people in different sections of the arena
  • Direct Marketing.
Mar 2007 - Present


Detroit Tigers
  • Problem solving
  • Multitasking
  • Customer Service
  • Helping kids with Running bases
  • Guest Satisfaction
  • Ticket Taking
  • Motivation of the Guests
  • Direct Marketing
Aug 2006 - Present


Olympia Entertainment
  • Customer Service
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Relating to all kinds of people
  • Multitasking
  • Remembering facts about Guests
  • Making the experience at the arena worth while
  • Motivating the Guests
  • Direct Marketing
Jan 2009 - Mar 2009

Social Media and PR intern
  • Providing marketing and communications support for all our fundraising programs, including Light The Night Walk, Team In Training, School & Youth, Regatta, Leukemia Ball and Man and Woman of the Year.
  • Writing press releases, media advisories, PSAs, newsletter articles, Web site content, copy for brochures and advertisements, etc.


Aug 1998 - Jul 2008

Bachelor of Science

Broadcasting, business, desk top publishing background. 

Member: National Broadcasting Society




Windows, Internet, Adobe, Photoshop CS, Web 2.0, MS Office XP, Final Cut Express, HTML, and learning CSS.

Project Management

Evaluate programs Develop and execute strategies


Willing to give new thoughts on processes to improve an organization

Public Speaking

Prepared presenations and presented to groups ranging from 3 - 150 people