Peace Region Internet Society (2016)
PRiS is a non-profit, independent internet service provider. They’ve been providing Internet access to the rural areas of the Peace River country since 1994. I worked for the society for a short time helping out on the help desk and advising on marketing and member engagement strategies.
FieldCap builds field ticketing apps for oilfield services companies. I worked with the FieldCap team on business development, marketing and telling the story of how this scrappy little startup is revolutionizing field tickets in the oilfield.
Apple Store (2013-2015)
For the majority of my time at Apple, I worked behind the scenes maintaining the store’s internal technology and ensuring the store was compliant with visual merchandising and IT standards. I worked directly with customers in various roles as the store concierge, a sales specialist, and technician providing iOS support at the Genius Bar. I ended my career at Apple as the In-Store Guest Trainer, where I worked across the entire store to drive sustainable improvement through experience-based learning opportunities.
Founding partner in the leading news and community website serving Northern British Columbia. I was responsible for the developing the site’s backend and executing a strategy to introduce local advertisers to online advertising. Hosted Issues & Answers, a local affairs interview/conversation podcast.
Motion Media (2006-2012)
Founded a full-service, multidisciplinary media production studio. Responsible for operations, business development and overall management and strategy development for clients. The firm provided web development, graphic design, video production, printing and marketing support to a range of clients and freelance news gathering to national media outlets.
Read more on the post, My Story.
Volunteer & Community Work
I’ve had the pleasure to serve as a volunteer board member with several non-profit community organizations. I’m on the lookout for new volunteer opportunities where my personality and experience will be a fit.
Bear Creek Folk Fest (2016)
Volunteered as part of the setup and stage crew for Grande Prairie’s inaugural folk festival.
Fort St. John Chamber of Commerce (2008-2011)
Served one year as President and developed policy resolutions calling for improvements to Highway 97, the development of a strategic plan for capital dollars to guide airport improvements, and province-wide quality of service standards for the taxi industry.
Peace Region Internet Society (2008-2010)
Joined the board of directors and participated in the development of a strategic plan to guide the organization as it transitioned from a dial-up to rural broadband internet service provider.
Fort St. John International AirShow (2009)
Co-chair of the volunteer board that put on a highly successful airshow that attracted over 15,000 visitors to see world-class airshow acts.