Experience:

Contributing Writer, The Ski Journal (Present)

Contributing Writer, The Flyfish Journal (Present)

Freelance Contributor, Travel Marquette — Marquette, Michigan (Sept. 2015 – March 2016)

Photographer, The Mining Journal — Marquette, Michigan (August 2015 – January 2016)

News Writer, The Indian River Advocate — Indian River, Michigan (December 2014 – August 2015)

Sports/Outdoor Writer, The Weekly Choice — Gaylord, Michigan (May 2014 – February 2015)

Freelance copywriter, Native Eyewear — Petoskey, Michigan (April 2014 – October 2014)

Managing and Opinions Editor, The North Wind  (Sept. 2013 – Dec. 2013)

News Editor, The North Wind — Northern Michigan University’s student newspaper (Dec. 2012 – May 2013)

Intern, Funny Feelings LLC (The Ski Journal, frequency: The Snowboard Journal and The Flyfish Journal) — Bellingham, Washington (May – Sept. 2012)

Sportswriter, The Mining Journal — Marquette, Michigan (2010-2013)

Freelance:

My byline has appeared in print in Big Sky Magazine, Craft Magazine, frequency: The Snowboard Journal, The Ski Journal, the Flyfish Journal, The Drake Magazine, Silent Sports Magazine as well as online for Outside Online, Adventure Journal, Misadventures Magazine, Teton Gravity Research, Girl’s Life Magazine and Hatch Magazine.

Non-writing Experience: 

Wildland Firefighter, US Forest Service — Priest Lake, Idaho (May 2016 – Oct. 2016); North Fork, Idaho (May 2017 - Oct. 2017); Zig Zag, Oregon (April 2018-Present)

Retail Associate, Down Wind Sports — Marquette, Michigan (Aug. 2015 – March 2016)

Outdoor Recreation Director, YMCA — Indian River, Michigan (May 2015 – Aug. 2015)

Ski Instructor, Nubs Nob — Harbor Springs, Michigan (Dec. 2014 – March 2015)

Education:

Northern Michigan University, December 2013

Bachelor of Arts and Sciences — English Writing-nonfiction; Journalism minor

Awards:

American Wildfire Experience Grant Recipient, 2019

Volunteering:

Marquette Mountain Ski Patrol— Marquette, Michigan (Winter 2015-’16)

Salmon in the Classroom, Trout Unlimited – Petoskey, Michigan (Spring 2015)

Girls on the Run Coach – Indian River, Michigan (Spring 2015)