Education

Master of Public Health in Health Policy and Management from Boston University’s School of Public Health

Bachelor of Arts in Art History and Psychology from The University of Maryland, College Park

Sample graduate-level projects:

  • Engaged key stakeholders at Boston Medical Center in process improvement exercises for the primary care call center, which improved delivery of care via a patient-centered medical home.

  • Created a postpartum discharge tool for clinician use at Brigham and Women’s Hospital to increase efficiency and timeliness of the discharge process for women and newborns.


Experience

Writer + Content Strategist

Freelance, January 2019 - Present

Click here for a list of my publications.

Assistant Director of The Sketchbook Project/Brooklyn Art Library

Brooklyn, NY, August 2017 - December 2018

  • Led the execution of and wrote regular email marketing copy, blog posts, and website copy and managed the content strategy for each product launch.

  • Managed a small team including event managers and library associates, as well as the yearly budget and forecasting of new projects, partnerships and events.

  • Cultivated relationships for current and future partnerships on different scales (from individual artists to larger companies).

     

Patient Information Manager in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Columbia University Medical Center

New York, NY, Winter 2016 - Summer 2017

  • Rebranded department-wide materials and led initiatives for content updates (marketing materials, patient intake forms and patient education) to a digital platform for the department’s expansion to other hospitals in the New York area.

  • Spearheaded efforts to streamline the production/management of patient education and clinical support materials in an effort to improve health literacy of the CUMC patient population.

  

Communications Specialist at Chandler Chicco Agency

New York, NY, Fall 2014 - Fall 2015

  • Planned an unbranded campaign to engage patients/caregivers, advocacy groups and healthcare professionals for more awareness of disease states. My small team developed all social media strategies, email marketing campaigns, and educational materials for clients in the pharmaceutical industry.    

  • Built an educational website that expands the community’s knowledge of resources and information about brain cancer, elevating a client’s brain cancer treatment device.

 

Program Manager for the Department of Global Health at the Boston University School of Public Health

Boston, MA, 2011 - 2014

  • Created the department’s communication strategy including the management of a public-facing WordPress site, physical event advertisements (posters and digital screens) and social media handles.

  • Led logistics and marketing of 30+ events per semester resulting in reduced event absenteeism and stronger relationship management with international guest speakers and visitors.