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BA Zoology

45+ years experience


She is an award-winning communication professional with expertise in scientific/medical writing, editing, and proofreading. She is experienced in substantive and copy-editing for medical and scientific publications and educational materials. She is a published author with strong presentation skills.

Areas of expertise



BA cum laude: Zoology (Pre-Medical Studies with Chemistry minor), Miami University

Publication experience

“Crisis Communications in the Era of Social Media,” ASAE Alexandria Brown Bag Group, Jan. 19, 2015.
“One Health: Obtaining Optimal Health for People, Animals and the Environment,” Microbe, September 2010
“Public Relations,” in Professional Practices in Association Management, American Society of Association Executives, Washington DC 2007
"Media Communication Skills for Association Members," Council of Engineering and Scientific Society Executives (CESSE), Halifax, NS, July 2007
"Microbiologists Meet the Other Media: Getting Your Message Out Through the Press," (Media training workshop), ASM General Meeting, Toronto, May 2007
"Time to Tune In: The success of the American Society for Microbiology's podcast serves as a beacon for associations everywhere," Associations Now, August 2006
"Behind the Streak Lines," (Media training presentation and workshop), Australian Society of Microbiology, Broadbeach, Queensland, July 2006
“Clean Hands Campaign: Changes in Behavior over a 10-year Period,” National Environmental Health Association, San Antonio, Texas, July 2006
"How Social Marketing Adds Value for Members," Direct Marketing Association of Washington, October 2005
“Boomers, Xers and Nexters: A Brief Field Guide,” Council of Engineering and Scientific Society Executives (CESSE) 2003, Minneapolis
“Microbiologists Meet the Other Media,” ASM Hawaii Branch, 2003; ASM Puerto Rico Branch, 2004; ASM General Meeting 2005
“Strategies for Publicizing Your Research and Awards,” ASM General Meeting 2002 and 2003
“When Marketing Masquerades as News,” National Association of Science Writers 2002, Boston

Certificates and awards

Nominee, Woman Association Executive of the Year
Gold Circle Award, MicrobeWorld podcast, American Society of Association Executives (ASAE)
Gold Circle Award, Small Things Considered blog, ASAE
Platinum Winner, MicrobeWorld Radio Podcast, Hermes Creative Awards
Gold Winner, Small Things Considered Blog, Hermes Creative Awards
Honorable Mention, MicrobeWorld website, Hermes Creative Awards
Associations Advance America Honor Roll, MicrobeWorld Radio
Gold Award, Websites and Bronze Award, Public Service Announcements, Association Trends
ASAE Prometheus Leadership Group
ASAE Futur

Work experience

Director, Communications, American Society for Microbiology
Editor, NIH Research Resources Reporter
Editorial Director, Pracon, Inc.
Editor, Journal of Saudi Medicine, and Publications Director, King Faisal Hospital and Research Centre, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Executive Managing Editor, International Medical News Group

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