I am a food blogger and social media enthusiast transitioning out of the education field to pursue my passion for food, writing and online media. I’m a proven self-starter with a positive attitude and infectious enthusiasm who has an eye for detail. You can count on me to be a dependable and highly organized team player with excellent communication and writing skills.


Social media, photography, blogging, writing and travel

Work History

Work History
May 2011 - Present

Social Media Intern

Sacramento Press

●  Maintain and update client social media accounts

●  Assist in developing and managing online marketing campaigns for clients, effectively driving brand awareness, engagement and traffic to social media pages

●  Gather data and create monthly reports for each client

●  Promote events across online media and communication channels, live tweet at events

Sep 2009 - Present

Head Teacher

University of California, Davis

● Create and implement curriculum inspired by the Reggio Emilia philosophy

●Mentor, coach and supervise undergraduate students, including leading daily discussion sections

● Coordinate daily classroom routine

● Evaluate children's development using various assessment tools

● Establish and maintain positive relationships with the families enrolled in the program

Oct 2010 - Present

Food Columnist

Yolo Parents Monthly

●Write a monthly column about cooking with children and making fast and easy dinners

● Create family-friendly recipes, centering around healthy and seasonal foods

Dec 2009 - Present

Blogger and Photographer

52 Kitchen Adventures

 ●Write, edit and publish posts about food, cooking and baking 3-4 times a week

●Manage brand and social media accounts, including Twitter, Facebook, Foodbuzz, Foodgawker and Tastespotting

●Increased traffic to site by 600% and doubled subscribers over a 3 month period by leveraging social media

● Engage readers and foster sense of community through posts, comments and social media accounts

●Create and develop recipes

● Food stylist, photographer, and photo editor

Sep 2008 - Sep 2010


Bright Horizons Family Solutions

● Created and implemented developmentally appropriate curriculum, which reflected observations of individual children

● Coordinated daily classroom routine

● Engaged and communicated with individual children during activities and routines

● Mentored undergraduate student interns

● Facilitated regular parent communication to discuss orientation, transitions, and developmental goals

● Substituted for various positions, including both administrative and teaching duties

Jul 2007 - Mar 2008

Project Coordinator

Teachers for Healthy Kids

 ● Managed and maintained existing outreach projects

● Developed new outreach projects in schools throughout the state

● Coordinated frequent project meetings and two statewide conferences

● Created and edited written outreach materials for use in school districts throughout California

● Collected data from various sources and conducted background research, analyzed findings and reported information verbally and in a written manner

● Gathered, prepared and presented information to school district officials and teachers

● Developed and maintained relationships with project partners in school districts, health plans and community based organizations

Sep 2006 - Jun 2007

Program Coordinator

University of California, Davis

 ●Managed health education program for undergraduate students

●Assisted in creating and implementing social marketing campaigns to promote healthy behaviors

● Organized and facilitated outreach programs, education classes and special events

●Assisted in creating and implementing social marketing campaigns to promote healthy behaviors

●Wrote quarterly reports on status of program

●Created educational and informational outreach materials

●Supervised and evaluated undergraduate student volunteers





Mac OS X

Social Media

Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Foursquare, YouTube, Flickr, StumbleUpon, etc.


Microsoft Office

Word, Excel, PowerPoint