Weekly correspondent for The Tampa Tribune with 1,380-plus bylines and photo credits Chicken Soup for the Soul contributor The Pen Woman contributor The Family Digest contributor As-told-to author of With All My Heart: the Life Story of Luisa Bisogno Minotti Ghostwriter, copywriter, photographer, editor, speaker and music teacher
B.A. French with high honors College of William & Mary Life Story writing course, YMCA Writer’s Voice, YMCA, Tampa, Fla. Children’s writing course, University of South Florida, Tampa, Fla.
NLAPW Florida State Association Contest Awards: 2nd-place Non-Fiction, Short/Published Work, 2009 2nd-place Young Adult Book and Short Story, 2011 2nd-place Children: Picture Book, 2013 Florida Inspirational Writers Retreat Contest Award: 1st-place Flash-Fiction, 2014
Member since 2007 2nd Vice President/Tampa Branch 2012 to present