To write entertaining yet informative nonfiction for all ages, but especially for young readers.
Nonfiction articles published in Highlights, Cricket, ASK , and Spider magazines.
Contributor to ABCMouse.com, leveled nonfiction, 4th grade. 2017.
Contributor to Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader, nonfiction, for both middle-grade and adult reading levels, 2014-2017.
Highlights Magazine Author of the Month, October 2017.
Nonfiction: Crafting Picture Books and Articles, Highlights Foundation, 2015.
Nuts and Bolts of Science Writing, Highlights Foundation, 2016.
Miami University, Oxford, Ohio
Bachelor of Arts, French
Bachelor of Arts, Spanish
Bachelor of Science, French Education, K-12
Bachelor of Science, Spanish Education, K-12
Summa Cum Laude
French/Spanish Teacher, Lakota Freshman School, West Chester, OH, 1992-1997.