Education + Credentials

graduate study

M.A. Sport Psychology, John F. Kennedy University // GPA: 4.0

  • Over 250 direct contact hours doing mental performance work with individuals and groups, adults and youth

  • Applied project topic: Presentation skills for early mental performance professionals

  • Member of the Association of Applied Sport Psychology (AASP)

  • CMPC in progress (certification through AASP)

professional experience

Before graduate school, I was a professional writer and editor, working primarily in the marketing departments at some of the Bay Area's most prominent retail HQs, including Restoration Hardware, Walmart.com, and Men's Wearhouse. I've also worked for a communications firm in San Francisco, having facilitated executive communication workshops and managed company-wide internal training processes and content-delivery schedules.

My LinkedIn profile has more details as well as recommendations of what it’s like to work with me.

UNDERGRADUATE STUDY

B.S. Textiles + Clothing, University of California—Davis // GPA: 3.9

  • Textiles and Clothing was a rigorous multidisciplinary program focused on preparing students for working in the business and science realms of the fashion industry. We studied everything from psychology and micro- and macro-economics to the chemistry of textile coloration.

  • Minor: Communication