SELECTED SKILLS
– Screenwriting: feature films, web series, original pilots, and spec scripts
– Fiction: fantasy, horror, and literary
– Copy writing, editing, copy editing, proofreading, research, and editorial support
– Branded content production, coordination, and development: 2D and 360 video, Interscroller, live events, virtual sets, remote shoots, and AR and VR
– Film production, project management, and project coordination

EDUCATION
– Stonecoast MFA Program in Creative Writing
– Canadian Film Centre
– Humber School for Writers
– BArchSc, Ryerson University

PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS/TEACHING EXPERIENCE
2020  Ryerson University, Lecturer (Writing for Film I)
2020  Lecturer, The Loft Literary Centre (Screenwriting for Beginners)
2020  Teaching Assistantship, Stonecoast MFA Program
2018 – 2019  Visiting Assistant Professor, Ryerson University

SELECTED HONOURS/PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
2021  Production/Development Coordinator, Yahoo!
2020  Programming & Industry Initiatives Manager, Reelworld Film Festival 
2017  Talent Lab, Reykjavík International Film Festival
2017  The Centre of the Universe, M.F.A. thesis
2016  Ireland Creative Writing Residency, University of Southern Maine
2016  Office of Graduate Studies Scholarship, University of Southern Maine
2015  Cultural Diversity Scholarship, University of Southern Maine
2015-2020  Media production grants, OAC, TAC, CCA
2014  Finalist, “So You Think You Can Pitch?”
2013  “E20” Emerging 20 Program, Reelworld Film Festival
2013  Diverse Screenwriters Program for Television Writing, WGC
2012  Development Incubator, WIFT-T, NBC Universal, Telefilm Canada
2010  Short Script Finalist, The Prodigal Daughter, Slamdance Screenplay Competition
2010  Short Script Finalist, The Prodigal Daughter, LA Comedy Shorts
2010  2nd place, Minus Lara, Canadian Short Screenplay Competition
2009  Feature Script Finalist, Simpler, Austin Film Festival
2009  Feature Script Finalist, Simpler, Nevada International Film Festival

SEMINARS
2020  “Writing the Dramatic Sequence: Using Cinematic Principles in Fiction,” Stonecoast MFA Program in Creative Writing
2017  “The Marketplace: How to Break into Screenwriting When You’re Starting From Scratch,” Stonecoast Alumni Reunion, Bowdoin College

SELECTED PRESS/MEDIA
Toronto Star; Stonecoast Community Blog; Nightmarish Conjurings; Scriptophobic; CBCnews; Frameline Radio; Let the Movie Move Us; In the Seats; Canadian Screenwriter; Reel Asian; Judge John Hodgman; Horrornews.net; Yorkton This Week; Moviebytes