Teaching and Presentations

TEACHING

2010-Present PPD (Wilmington, N.C.) Workplace training for clinical research organization headquartered in Wilmington. Teach workshops on topics in proposal development for government opportunities.

1999-2003 and 2006-2010 Asheville Citizen-Times and StarNews (Wilmington, N.C.) Designed and managed workplace training program for daily newspaper, including teaching workshops on a regular basis in reporting, writing, editing and copy editing.

1999-2003 and 2006-2010 Asheville Citizen-Times and StarNews (Wilmington, N.C.) Managed newsroom’s internship program for undergraduates, including development, coaching and assessment of learning goals in reporting and writing.

 

WordleWORKSHOPS AND PRESENTATIONS
“Coaching Proposal Writers,”
Association of Proposal Management Professionals,” Research Triangle Park, N.C. (March 2012)
“Government RFPs and Proposals,” PPD Webinar (May 2011)
“Proposal Review Process,” PPD Webinar (April 2011)
“Covering the Census,” American Society of News Editors Webinar (January 2010)
“How to Write Like a Pro in 4th Grade,”
Wrightsboro Elementary School (March, October 2009)
“Interactive Data Visualization,” New York Times Regional Media Group Webinar (July 2009)
“Fusing Print and Online,” North Carolina Press Association 8th Annual Newspaper Academy University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill (May 2009)
“Web Analytics in the Newsroom: Creating an Effective Measurement Program,” New York Times Regional Media Group Webinar (March 2009)
“What’s Next with the Fourth Estate?” Adult Scholars Program, University of North Carolina Wilmington (Feb. 2009)
“How Open is Our Government?” League of Women Voters of the Lower Cape Fear, Northeast Regional Library (Feb. 2008)
“Medical Presentations with PowerPoint” East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine-Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine (2005, 2006)
“Ethics and Credibility in Newsgathering” Asheville Citizen-Times. Taught program to all newsroom staffers and maintained ongoing training for new employees. (1999)
“Walt Disney Company People Management Program” Asheville Citizen-Times. Taught the program to all managers. (1995)