MILESTONES

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

TEACHING APPOINTMENTS
Ryerson University, 2018 to present
Courses:
Writing for Film 1
Film Production – Third-Year Project
Film Production – Fourth-Year Senior Project

SEMINARS
“The Marketplace: How to Break into Screenwriting When You’re Starting From Scratch,” Stonecoast Alumni Reunion 2017, Bowdoin College

SELECTED HONOURS/PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
2017, Reykjavík Talent Lab
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, 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

SELECTED PRESS/MEDIA
Bad MFAers, 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