Below is a brief sample of my creative and professional work. Immediately, after college, I worked in corporate communications and enjoyed it. However, I found I am abiding in my highest calling when at the intersections of poetry, the arts, community building, nonprofit and philanthropy spaces.
Worked as a literary coordinator for Poets & Writers, Inc. Assisted with administering grants to writers.
Curated and wrote the grant for the first ever programming track dedicated to Black/Brown writers at the Words & Music Festival.
Coordinator for building and preserving the legacy and education of Congo Square's online. Still in progress.
Taught classes. Serve as an advisor and mentor to the 2022-23 Breakthrough Residency.
Commissioned Poetry for Health Equity
Poems & Pink Ribbons
Breast Cancer Writing Workshop
Developed a writing workshop for Breast Cancer patients and their families. Partnered with Jazz musicians for a musical open mic.
Events, Media & PR
A member of the writing team for the halftime show during the NBA-All Star Game.