Resume

WRITING EXPERIENCE

  • Founder, GoldBugBox (Spooky Middle Grade and YA book subscription box, targeting Fall 2022 launch)
  • Horror Writers Association (HWA) Mentee, 2022
  • Cybils Awards Panelist
    • 2019 – Easy Readers and Chapter Books
    • 2021 – Elementary and Middle Grade Nonfiction
  • Honorable Mention, Rising Kite Middle Grade SCBWI Miami conference 2020 – working manuscript title A MILLION TINY MIRRORS, 2020
  • Blogger, KidlitUnderground.com, 2018 – Present
  • Highlights Foundation, Novel Beginnings Workshop Alum and Scholarship Recipient, 2018

OTHER EXPERIENCE

  • Former Big Four Management Consultant – technology integration and business process optimization.

EDUCATION

  • Georgetown University, Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service (International Business, Information & Communications)
  • ITESM, Campus Monterrey, N.L., Mexico (study abroad program)

LEADERSHIP & COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

  • SCBWI, Member 2012 – Present
    • Social Media Assistant, 2012-2013
  • HWA, Member 2021 – Present
  • PTA Board Member in a highly socioeconomically and culturally diverse Title 1 Elementary school, 2017 – Present.