I have expertise in several industries including education, construction and transportation. I believe that our thoughts create our reality. I’m passionate about writing because it gives readers the opportunity to learn on demand, expand their minds, and benefit by seeing the world in a new way.
I enjoy reading, writing and engaging people in lifelong learning. I’ve earned 6 college degrees, participated in countless seminars and conferences, including an outdoor survival course in the mountains of Vancouver, BC. I’ve been a professor and corporate trainer. I love to engage people of all ages and cultures in learning opportunities. I was a key member of a training team that secured an award from the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) for delivering results-based training.
My background includes experience in the following areas:
⦿ corporate training
⦿ adult education
⦿ curriculum development
⦿ process improvement
Topics I’m passionate about include:
- continuous improvement
- interior design
Here are some interesting facts about me and why I’m passionate about content marketing:
- I’m a lifelong learner.
- I love to read, research and interview people.
- I’ve traveled to dozens of countries and gained partial fluency in French, Spanish and Mandarin.
- I have written policies and procedures to help companies successfully meet requirements for ISO 9001 and 14001 certification.
I joined Toastmasters International in 2003 and was an active member in clubs throughout the world for more than a decade. In 2011, I earned a Distinguished Toastmasters Award. I’ve traveled to dozens of countries and gained partial fluency in French, Spanish and Mandarin.
I’ve been featured on cable and national television and I’ve even débuted in a few comedy clubs. My articles have been featured in dozens of publications and websites in the US and abroad. I have also been a featured speaker on TEDx. If you have a message you want to deliver in writing, I can take the lead and get it done.