Although my specialty is Technical Writing and Editing, I continue to work within the full spectrum of marketing and communications with special emphasis on translating technical concepts into language understood by non-technical readers, especially in the fields of Clean Tech, Green Tech, IT, Blended Learning, EdTech, Environmental Restoration, Water and Air Quality, Citizen Science, Sustainable Building, Stormwater Management, Renewable Energy, Environmental/Smart Growth, Corporate Communications, Energy Efficiency, Solar Power, Commercial...
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Technical report for the solar industry
Solar Electric Power Association in partnership with US Department of Energy launched a...
An overview page from a 6 page brochure on the Sustainable Buildings Industry Council.
Joe Biden's work for wounded warriors was the subject of this article I wrote on...
I developed the concept of a newsletter for corporate sponsors of this music and arts...
Commercial and Industrial Energy Efficiency Lighting website home page.
I am available for freelance and contract work especially in the areas of Technical Writing, Content Development, White Papers, Case Studies, Proposal Writing, and Project Management, and Feature Writing on assignment.
I have a Master's Degree in Professional Writing and a documented track record of success for more than 15 years in communications, public relations, marketing, technical and copy writing for proposals, capability statements, magazine articles, case studies, manuals, technical reports, annual reports, websites, mobile apps, brochures, email campaigns,every possible kind of marketing materials, trade show displays, billboards, etc.
In addition, I am also a journalist with a wealth of published articles in feature magazines in a wide range of subjects including wounded warriors, golf, real estate, environmental issues, the arts, festivals and museums, and higher education.
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Technical Writer/Director of Communications
2011 - Present
Elicere is one of the fastest growing small businesses in the US and specializes in IT Services, gaming and mobile app development for the private and government sectors. Recognized as #443 of the...
21st Cenury Power Solutions
Division Director, Commercial/Industrial Energy Ef
2010 - 2011
21CPS specializes in residential and commercial solar photovoltaics and energy efficient commercial and industrial (C&I) lighting.
*Launched new C&I lighting division. Set up a dealership program...
Solar Electric Power Association
Director of Communications and Marketing
2008 - 2009
The rebranding of SEPA was a thrililng accomplishment as was managing the creation, development and launch of the new SEPA website: www.solarelectricpower.org
*Provided writing and editing for all...
Sustainable Buildings Industry Council
Director of Marketing
2006 - 2008
*Wrote and edited a wide assortment of press releases, documents, articles, collateral materials, reports
*Dramatically increased sales of Green Building Guidelines, Energy-10 Software, and...
Progressive Realty/Bay Creek Resort
Director of Communications
2000 - 2005
*Wrote and edited copy for all materials related to marketing and public relations for new home communities including press releases, articles, sales collaterals, billboards, ads, newsletters,...
Golf Coast Monthly
Publisher & Editor in Chief
1997 - 2000
*Provided writing, editing, graphic design
*Won recognition by PGA for excellence in Sports Media after first year
*Developed all sales collateral material
*Sold $48K in ads sales in 3 months...
Contemporary Art Center of Virginia
Director of Public Relations
1994 - 1996
A spectacular contemporary art museum serving the Commonwealth of Virginia. Host of the Virginia Beach Boardwalk Art Show, a 50 year-old outdoor art show with an attendance of 350,000 people...
Old Dominion University
Division Coordinator of Information
1991 - 1994
Coordinating layout and content of print materials for all departments within the Division of Student Services.
*Provided copywriting, editing and graphic design for all collateral materials...
Old Dominion University
Clean Tech/Technical Writing
Music and Arts Festivals