Key Strengths and Expertise

  • Character Development
  • Branding
  • Comedy Writing
  • Brainstorming
  • Story Development
  • Strong Collaboration Skills

Career History

FREELANCE COPYWRITER, San Francisco, CA 2014-Present
Clients: Sup Doc, Charm Offensive, The Romane Event 

  • Copywriter for all promotional materials and social media
  • Develop social media calendar
  • Write email blasts, subject lines, banner ads
  • Develop and write Facebook, Twitter, Instagram ads
  • Copywriter for individual websites

ARGONAUT, San Francisco July 2016
Advertising Agency

  • Freelance Copywriter

KILLING MY LOBSTER, San Francisco, CA 2003-2014
San Francisco’s award-winning premiere sketch comedy group.
Managing Director (February 2009 – August 2010)
Head Writer / Staff Writer

  • Write, direct and produce sketches for original comedic productions
  • Edit and punch-up sketches
  • Implemented new writing methods: brainstorming, collaboration, tools, techniques
  • Write, direct and produce material for original comedic videos
  • Write copy for website and social networking sites
  • Write press releases, subject lines
  • Write copy for banner ads

FREE DIRT MEDIA, San Francisco, CA 1998-2014
An innovative multi-media company
Copywriter, Producer, Editor, Director, 
Copywriter for website, social media, newsletters, emails

  • Develop original material for personal stand up comedy
  • Joke writer for well-established comedians
  • Write original content for monthly newsletter and press releases
  • Head writer for film and web series

ACHIEVEMENTS AND AWARDS

  • Voted Best Comedian, San Francisco Weekly “Best of the Bay” 2012
  • Voted Best Comedian, San Francisco Bay Guardian’s “Best of the Bay” 2005. Runner Up 2007, 2008
  • Presented with top three awards at 48 Hour Film festival for self-produced film
  • Host, Produce, Book popular podcast, Sup Doc since 2015

NOTABLE QUOTES

“Keeps audiences riveted and coming back for more” – NPR
“Top of the Bay Area comedy scene” – NBC
“One of the greatest Bay Area comedians” – Spinning Platters

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts, Western Michigan University, MI
Majors: Political Science and Creative Writing

Numerous creative writing, comedic and theatrical training development courses.

SKILLS

  • Excellent communication skills in public speaking, project management and social media
  • Advance skills in WordPress, Mac, Final Cut Pro, Garageband, Photoshop, Illustrator
  • Professional comedian, writer, musician and podcaster
  • Strong online presence
  • Cumulative social media reach 20K+