While my 9-to-5 alias is dedicated to marketing communications, my evenings and weekends are devoted to a vast array of writing projects for local and national organizations.

My work has appeared in or been commissioned by: Alive Magazine,, Knox Jewelers, Vistas at Greenwood Hills, Vine Park Brewers, Chicago Sun-Times, Dardis Academy, True Girl magazine, ThumbPeople Inc., Family Foundations magazine, Tobias magazine, “At Home,” the National Catholic Educational Association’s magazine, Momentum, and various other publications.

My regular contributions to the national Catholic magazine, Family Foundations, have earned accolades from the Catholic Press Association:

  • 2014 Catholic Press Association honorable mention award for “Best Feature Article”
  • 2011 Catholic Press Association second-place award winner for “Best Personality Profile”
  • 2009 Catholic Press Association third-place award winner for “Best Feature Article, Professional and Special Interest Magazines”

I am always interested in broadening my freelance portfolio. Contact me at any time to discuss partnership opportunities.

See below for a selection of my freelance writing work:

Family Foundations magazine

The official magazine of the Couple to Couple League, an international, Catholic, non-profit organization.

“For richer or poorer” – January 2013
“Model behavior” – September 2010
“Going against the grain” – July 2008

Tobias magazine

National magazine for Catholic singles.

“4 tips for dating a single, Catholic parent” – Spring 2011

Franciscan Health Community

Newsletter for the Franciscan Health Community, an organization that provides senior housing and services in the Twin Cities.

“Far from home, Mekonnen Dori finds his place” – Fall 2009

Alive magazine

A Minneapolis-based publication created entirely by and for young women.

“Always with us, always among us” – Summer 2009