Career Highlights

On Air

  • September 2016: Launched Hey, Listen! music discovery program for CapRadio
  • Instituted the first use of produced on-air fund raising spots at CapRadio
  • March 2012/2013: Pitched concept & reported from SXSW on Northern CA based bands
  • December 2011: Named host of Blue Dog Jam, CapRadio’s eclectic, new and local music show
  • Over 17 Years Fund Drive Pitching/Production experience

Online

  • Founder: Early CapRadio social media strategy (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, SoundCloud)
  • Founder/Host Off AirCap Radio’s first web-only program
    • Served as Host/Producer through entire series run
    • Established in-studio music segment (outlet for local bands; broadened show’s reach)
    • Stretched limited resources to raise awareness of program
    • Expanded audience in younger demographic
  • Produce creative, effective on-air features during fundraising
  • Given oversight of writing, coaching talent, recording and editing of on-air promotions for CapRadio’s music specialty shows
  • Established procedures for Production Department at Connoisseur Media’s start up

Awards, Certifications, Memberships

  • 2017 Webby Award Honoree (the Hey, Listen! podcast)

  • Member: Association of Independents in Radio (A.I.R.)
  • Award: 2007 – Best Writing/Production in a Commercial (N.A.B.)
  • Recipient: Certified Professional Commercial Copywriter (N.A.B.)
  • Award: 2011 “Best Of” award from readers of Sacramento News & Review

In Person

  • Called “genuinely funny” by David Sedaris after on-stage introduction
  • Citing experience gained in my department, a former intern went on to NPR Music
  • MC duties at inaugural & subsequent Wanderlust Festivals
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