Projects with Analyzing and implementing
I redesigned and updated the website for a local CFO outsourcing firm, including updated plugins and features, using Divi from Elegant Themes. I wanted a more contemporary look for the company but also was mindful of its audience and its industry.
For BrainStorm, Inc., I wrote scripts for step-by-step computer-based training using a standard template, following house style guidelines, and including directions for the screen capture compositors. These QuickHelp snippets are provided for corporate customers of BrainStorm as online, context-based help for staff. Sample script: sharepoint15_497_controlling_excel_file_visibility
I was asked to write a placed article in Today’s Catholic Teacher about how to help students apply nonfiction reading strategies to reading online. This article appeared in both the print and online version of the magazine.
Wrote and edited a series of podcasts on best practices in spelling instruction.
A website for the Tammy Nusser Foundation, a local charitable organization that assists people with cancer by providing financial support for non-medical needs.
I recently read the book Mini Habits by Stephen Guise, and during the past couple of weeks I’ve put into practice the principles I learned there.
What I’m reading: Show Your Work by Jane Bozarth. I have read her blog and now her book, both of which inspired me to think more carefully about how my website could show my work. Show Your Work
As Director of Programs for the Ohio Association of Nonprofit Organizations, I laid out the quarterly newsletter and wrote the majority of articles. OANO Newsletter Fourth Quarter 2001 OANO Newsletter First Quarter 2002
I researched and wrote a white paper using the videotaped remarks and discussions from the Beyond Bullying Summit, held in January 2013 and sponsored by Zaner-Bloser and the Institute for Urban and Minority Education at Teachers College, Columbia University. The summit’s goal was to learn about and discuss the benefits of implementing social-emotional learning (SEL) and character education […]
For the Children’s Hunger Alliance, I researched and wrote a white paper demonstrating the social and economic positive effects of expanding the School Breakfast Program in Ohio schools. CHA is devoted to ending childhood hunger, and it assists school districts in maximizing the number of students they can feed for the federal dollars they can receive. […]