THE AD WORLD
The Grist / Breakaway. Senior Copywriter 2019-2020. Managing the copy and concepting needs for crafty challenger brands like PopCorners, Bern Helmets, Bemis and Little Dish.
athenahealth. ACD Copywriter 2018-2019. Serving as an in-house copy manager for a small, but crack team of creatives trying to bring order to the chaotic healthcare industry.
GSW. Senior Copywriter 2015-2018. Bringing consumer and branding insights to new business wins like St. Elizabeth Healthcare and established brands like Relistor and Cayston.
MOXIE. Copywriter. 2014. Things move pretty fast at Moxie Interactive when you’re developing creative for social accounts like: UPS, Coca-Cola and writing emails and web content for Verizon.
TRACYLOCKE. Copywriter/Senior Copywriter. 2010-2014. The perfect place to enter the big leagues, brand building with big names like Pepsi, Sierra Mist, Reebok and HP.
FREDERICK SWANSTON. Copy Intern 2008-10. This little shop allowed me to get my feet wet on accounts ranging from Georgia Natural Gas to global payment provider, Verifone.
THE CREATIVE CIRCUS. Graduated 2009. Copywriting Program.
THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY. Graduated 2006. Bachelor of Arts - Social and Behavioral Sciences.
SPOTIFY PODCAST HOST. 2019 - PRESENT. My ears are like the plant from Little Shop of Horrors, they just can’t get enough new music. That’s why I cohost a weekly new-music show on Spotify called Play Me Something I Don’t Know, albeit with fewer plants, murders and Rick Moranises.
KID’S BOOK ILLUSTRATOR. 2016 - PRESENT. From miraculous stories of mayhem, magic, to tall tales of adventure and flying cows. It’s been a dream come true developing, designing and illustrating worlds for not only one, but two kid’s books (Fredrick Finds a Foo-Blee & Gotta Go).
EMH REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER. 1999 - 2007. I started my tenure at EMH in the kitchen, serving meals and manning the dishwasher. Continuing up the corporate ladder to Nurse Tech, I specialized in bedpans and sponge baths. Some might argue I was better off at the bottom of the ladder.