RESUME

Narration and Voice Over Acting

Audiobook Narration of It All Started with a Bicycle, by Plum McCauley of Outskirts Press; 2015

 

Commerical Voice Over for DJ Skyhigh in Winchester, VA; 2015 (currently on air at 92.5 FM and 98.3 FM)

 

Conference Performances and Workshops:

Hollins University Francelia Butler Conference; 2013, 2014

 

Hollins University Graduate Alumni Reunion; 2015

 

Shenandoah University Children’s Literature Conference; 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

 

Virginia Association of Speech Debate and Drama Coaches Conference; 2014

 

Virginia State Reading Association Conference; 2015

 

Festivals:

WVPT’s Book Festival; 2010

 

WNC Popular Arts GeekOut! KidzCon; 2013

 

Virginia Storytelling Alliance's Spring Gathering Showcase; 2014

 

Virginia Children’s Book Festival, October 2014

 

Virginia Highland's Festival; 2015

 

Classes:

Winchester Parks and Recreation Creative Classes: Storytelling; 2014, 2015

 

Winchester Parks and Recreation Creative Classes: Improv; 2015

 

Winchester Parks and Recreation Creative Classes: Where the Creative Things Are; 2016

 

School, Library, and Children’s Museum Performances:

Apple Pie Ridge Elementary School's Parent Night; 2005

 

John Handley Library's Storytime and Music; 2006

 

Annual Read Across America Book Blast; 2006, 2007, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

 

Redbud Run Elementary School's Literature Day; 2012

 

Virginia Avenue Elementary School's Title 1 Parent Meeting Night; 2012, 2013, 2014

 

Apple Valley Reading Council's Christmas Event; 2012

 

John Kerr Elementary School’s Parent Night; 2013

 

Armel Elementary School's Title 1 and ESL Parent Night; 2013, 2015

 

Garland R. Quarles Elementary School's Title 1 Night; 2013

 

A.S. Rhodes Elementary School's Bringing Stories to Life; 2013, 2014

 

Ressie Jeffries Elementary School's Family Fun Night; 2013

 

Virginia Avenue Elementary School’s Read Across America event; 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

 

E. Wilson Morrison Elementary School's Title 1 Family Reading Night; 2014

 

Pinebrook Elementary School Kindergarten Storytime; 2015

 

Grace Lutheran Preschool Pancake Supper and Silent Auction; 2014, 2015, 2016

 

Old Downtown Winchester's Kids Fest, Discovery Museum; 2014

 

UVA Children’s Hospital Battle Building Open House Celebration; 2014

 

Stories Alive! at The Discovery Museum; 2014, 2015, 2016

 

Winchester Parks and Recreation's Bubble Van; 2014

 

Sandy Hook Elementary School's Summer School Program; 2014

 

Marion County Libraries tour: Bland County Library, Chillhowie County Library, Saltville County Library, and Smyth-Bland Regional Library; 2015

 

Bass Hoover Elementary School; 2015

 

Rich Valley Elementary School; 2016

 

Saltville Elementary School after-school workshop; 2016

Haymarket-Gainesville Libary; 2016

Handley Regional Libraries tour: Clark County Library, Handley Library, and Bowman Library; 2016

Winchester Parks & Recreation Ampitheater Storytelling; 2016

Radford High School Forensics and Drama Coaching; 2016

 

Additional Performances:

Clarke County Farmer’s Market; 2013

 

Warren County’s Annual Fair; 2014, 2015

 

English Teacher at John Handley High School; 2016 to current

 

Forensics (Speech Events) Assistant Coach at John Handley High School; 2008 to current

Teaching Assistant for Title 1 Pre-K program at

Virginia Avenue Elementary School; 2013 to 2016

Special Education One-on-one Teaching Assistant at Virginia Avenue Elementary School; 2012 to 2013

 

 

Lead Teacher at The Tot Spot Daycare and Preschool; 2011 to 2012

Member of Virginia Storytelling Alliance

since November 2013

 

Member of National Storytelling Network since August 2014

 

Member of WPS Teachers as Writers

since September 2014

BA in English from University of Mary Washington; graduated 2011

 

MA in Children's Literature from Hollins University; graduated 2014

 

Teaching License from UVA-Wise; currently pursuing

 

 

Professional experience

 

 

Work

experience
 

Education

Original Writing Recognition and Publication:

YARN Magazine

Poetry Publication; 2017

Hollins University Francelia Butler Conference Poetry Contest winner; 2012, 2013, 2014

 

Apropos Literary Journal Poetry Publication; 2011

 

 

Theatric Performances:

Winchester Little Theatre production of “The Ugly Duckling”- narrator; 2005

 

Winchester Little Theatre production of “Treasure Island”- Long John Silvers; 2006

 

Winchester Little Theatre production of “Arcadia”- lead female; 2005

 

University of Mary Washington production of “School Girl Figure”- lead role; 2008

 

University of Mary Washington production of "Our Town"- supporting role; 2008

Theatric Support Positions

Radford University's production of "--" -Assistant Stage Manager

John Handley High School's production of "Will Roger's Follies" - Prop Assistant

Awards

 

Virginia Liar's Contest, 2nd place; 2015