- Red Shoes Writing SolutionsWriter & Owner, 2010 - present
- Peacemaker ResourcesGirls Lead Co-Director, 2009 - present
I am the founder and writer of Red Shoes Writing Solutions and proud wearer of the red shoes.
Top 5 Strengths: Positivity, Woo, Maximizer, Connectedness, Communication
My core values: Empowerment, positivity, passion, and authenticity
Projects: websites, articles, newsletters, grants, marketing materials, cover letters & resumes, fiction, and finessing materials translated into English
Fun fact: I love to knit.
- University of MinnesotaLinguistics, 1994 - 1998
- Hamline UniversityTEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language), 1999
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