Publications and Presentations
Cervantes: The Enduring Survival of the Creative Mind in Don Quixote / 2018
Exploring the creative mind, endurance, and sanity in Don Quixote (click here for full article)
antiBODY: An Anthology of Poetry and Medicine / 2018
Two untitled poems exhibiting the relation between humans and medical apparatus (click here to view journal).
Exploring Bergson's Theory of Memory:
A Way to Understand PTSD / 2017-2018
Exploring the symptoms of PTSD through the lens of Henri Bergson's philosophy of memory.
Making History / 2017
Depression era Pittsburgh through the eyes of children living in the Mount Washington neighborhood. Published in PVR 11
To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly.”
Quote by Henri Bergson
I have provided results driven executive support to thought leaders in education, healthcare, and research. I'm a published poet, small press journalist, and presented at PAMLA 2017-2019. In June 2019, I presented at the Mellon Conference, 9/11 Museum in New York to an international audience of academics and curators regarding public memorials.
I earned a B.A. from Antioch University Seattle, am a graduate of the Alene Moris National Education for Women’s Leadership Institute at the University of Washington, a Certified Scrum Master, and graduated from American Military University (AMU) summa cum laude with a Master's in Humanities. I am currently pursuing a Humanities PhD at Faulkner University.