Bachelor of Arts, Human Ecology, 2018
College of the Atlantic, Bar Harbor, Maine

  • Studied natural sciences, writing, and conservation
  • Wrote senior thesis on conservation and public lands management of the American West

Associate of Arts, 2015 • High Honors
Green River College, Auburn, Washington

“An extremely hard worker…he often set the benchmark that others had to exceed.”

“A bright, curious, and passionate student”

“A highly motivated individual…one of my best students, his ability to research, articulate his thoughts, and write papers are all exemplary”

Professor reviews


Community Engagement Coordinator, 2018-2019
Land Conservation Intern,
Frenchman Bay Conservancy, Hancock, Maine

  • Developed, designed, and implemented a marketing and communications plan including a monthly e-newsletter, bi-annual print newsletter, mailings and appeals, event engagement and advertising, social media, website, press releases, and other media campaigns
  • Developed and implemented annual event programming including education, engagement, volunteer, and fundraising events, with partnership from board members
  • Engaged area businesses, institutions and organizations in local land conservation, including leading marketing and assisting with writing and steering for the Ellsworth Green Plan
  • Wrote grants, budgets, and reports to Hancock Community Foundation and Onion Foundation for creating a new 40-page trail guide, summer nature camp, Exploration Center, and video marketing plan
  • Monitored boundaries using surveys, blazing and other boundary markers, compass, and/ or GPS device and wrote monitoring reports and organized easement files

Field Researcher, 2017
College of the Atlantic Alice Eno Research Station, Great Duck Island, Maine

  • Received a Maine Space Grant to design and carry out a breeding bird survey to establish baseline songbird distribution and richness on the island
  • Trapped, banded, and measured adult and juvenile herring and black-backed gulls
  • Counted seabirds with groups in separate daily and weekly surveys, and took daily individual natural history field notes of plant, animal, and insect life

Writing Tutor, 2016-2017
T.A. “Writing with a Business Focus”, 2017
College of the Atlantic Writing Center, Bar Harbor, Maine

  • Helped students (including ESL) on an individual basis to confidently write, revise, and edit applications, business proposals, research projects, and more with Microsoft Word and PowerPoint and Apple and Google equivalents
  • Applied grammar, structure, and style suggestions for students in electronic formats, personal twice-a-week sessions, and walk-in meetings
  • Crafted prompts, reviewed assignments, and helped make students comfortable asking questions and discussing their work in class

Water Quality Monitoring Intern, 2016
30 Mile River Watershed Association, Farmington, Maine

  • Followed multiple sets of procedures to collect accurate and certified scientific data
  • Tracked, analyzed, and presented water quality and plant inspection data in Excel

Private Math, English, and Science Tutor, 2013-2019
Enumclaw, Washington

  • Helped students understand prompts, improve on homework assignments, and study for exams

Community Service

Marketing & Set Up Volunteer, 2019
Enumclaw Plateau Farmers’ Market, Enumclaw, Washington

  • Set up vendors and photographed the market for online media promotion

Seabird Survey Volunteer, 2019
Schoodic Institute and Bar Harbor Whale Watch, Maine

  • Counted pelagic seabirds on boat trips and recorded data using SeaScribe and eBird

Writing Across the Curriculum Committee Member, 2016-2017
College of the Atlantic, Bar Harbor, Maine

  • Surveyed and met with students and faculty to craft a plan for the college to improve its interdisciplinary writing program as part of a yearlong analysis

Nonprofit Founder and President, 2011 to present
Spring to the Tap, Enumclaw, Washington

  • Led organization through project stage to 501(c)(3) recognition, now head a board of four
  • Raised over $16,000 through grant writing and public presentations and events
  • Designed logo, website, and materials

Songbird Rehabilitation Volunteer, 2015
Featherhaven, Enumclaw, Washington

  • Handled birds for physical checkups and administering medicine, prepared meals and fed rehabilitating adult birds and chicks, and cleaned aviaries and work environment

Volunteer Guide Dog Puppy Raiser, 2004 to 2014
Future Vision Puppy Club, Enumclaw, WA

  • Raised and trained nine puppies from the age of 8 weeks to more than a year with my family in a local club for Guide Dogs for the Blind
  • Handled and showed young dogs in training in obedience for county and state fairs