M.Ed. in Counseling
University of Virginia

Certified Professional Resume Writer
Professional Association of Resume Writers

Certified Career Management Coach
The Academies

Professional Recruiter Certification
Certified Social Sourcing Recruiter

Master Storytelling Classes
Train the Trainer Program
Narativ (New York)
The Listening & Storytelling Company

I bring to my work over a dozen years of experience in the career industry. I’ve worked as a recruiter, a career counselor at Ivy League schools, and as a “resume specialist” for Microsoft. I have a Master’s degree in Counseling from the University of Virginia. I have completed certification training in career coaching, resume writing and recruiting.

I am a co-author of The Twitter Job Search Guide (JIST Publishing), winner of a Career Innovator Award from Career Directors International. I speak regularly at industry conferences and have been quoted by media outlets including the Associated Press, The Atlantic, CareerBuilder, CNN, the BBC, Fox News, and Public Radio International.  I am a freelance writer. My freelance pieces have been published by Forbes, eFinancialCareers,, and The Wall Street Journal. From 2012 to 2015, I served as the Jobs Expert for

Outside of work, I enjoy listening to — and telling stories. That’s my story. How can I help you shape yours? Contact me and let me know how I can help you.