​11/1988- 6/2005 Public School Teacher

  • First Grade

  • Third Grade

  • Title One Reading Teacher

  • Fourth Grade

  • TA for at risk Eighth Grade Students

  • Substitute Teacher

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8/2005-6/2008 Public School Volunteer

8/2005-11/2007 American Red Cross Volunteer.

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​​LINE EDITING & CRITIQUING FOR YA, MG, CB, & PB MANUSCRIPTS, AUTHOR COACHING AND MORE ...

Publications:

Insecure Writer's Support Group- Publishing and Beyond, book, 2015, Amazon

Authors Publish Online Magazine, TBA

Charms Analogy Book 2, Prints Charming Publications, 2013

SCBWI MO & AR MO Scribbles, Issue 3, 2010 and
December issue 2011, Spring 2015

Knowonder Magazine Oct. 2009



​2016- SCBWI-MO Critique Group Coordinator

2014- Present, Manuscript Maven

Sole Proprietor, Lake Saint Louis, MO 

  • Critiquing services for young adult, middle grade, chapter books and picture books
  • Line editing
  • Author coaching for social media and blogging
  • Query letter critiques

10/2008-present, Freelance Writer, Contest host with Literary agents,  and Blogger​

​2008- present, SCBWI (FULL)