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,, 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.


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