I am a flexible and dynamic connector. I offer a positive educational leadership record, cross-cultural experience, and a ready desire to collaborate. I am an idea-generator passionate about creativity enhancing community.
I’d like to help you as an educational consultant, writer, editor, public speaker, or networker. I can be contacted on Facebook.
Humanities Instructor, Maple Ridge Christian School. Jan 2011-present (Maple Ridge, BC)
Develop and execute multiple course curricula, chaperone experiential learning trips, assist in social media marketing of the school, and create a safe community for students to grow into healthy and active citizens in their community. Provide a outward-looking focus on local and global issues.
Student Leadership Co-ordinator, White Rock Christian School. 2013-2014 school year. (White Rock, BC)
Interviewer & Digital Content Editor, WeMakeStuff. May 2013-present (New Westminster, BC) Network artists in Vancouver area by documenting their work; create and edit content for wemakestuff.ca and WeMakeStuff Volume 02. Increased social media engagement threefold in one year.
School of Education Student Representative, Trinity Western University Student Association. 2008-2009 school year (Langley, BC)
Research & Communications Intern, Green Party of Canada Federal Office. Jan-Apr 2008 (Ottawa, ON)
Bachelor of Education, Trinity Western University (Langley, BC)
Bachelor of Arts in General Studies, Trinity Western University (Langley, BC)
Concentration in Social Studies, minor in English
Recipient of the 2009 Citizenship Award for outstanding service to the community
Certificate in Leadership & Applied Public Affairs, Laurentian Leadership Centre (Ottawa, ON)
PBL Residency Fellow, Summer 2018
Occupational First Aid certificate – Level 1
BC Class 4 (unrestricted) driver’s license
Contributing Writer, Converge Magazine (Vancouver, BC)
Contributing Writer, WeMakeStuff (Vancouver, BC)
Curriculum Designer, LoveGlobal Foundation (Vancouver, BC)
Contributing Writer, Educating With Reverence (a blog and forthcoming book)
Summer Camp Speaker, Keats Camps (Gibsons, BC)
Contributor, Libero Network Online
Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America National Eagle Scout Association
Co-Founder & Past Program Director, Fraser Valley Debate Club (Maple Ridge, BC)
AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS
Trinity Western University Citizenship Award
Dean’s Scholarship, TWU
Margaret J Mayhew Award, TWU
Vendella L. Mattson Memorial Scholarship, TWU
Best Diplomat (Syria – WHO) University of British Columbia Model United Nations
Best Delegation (Ecuador – ECOSOC), East Africa Model United Nations
Available upon request.