Curriculum Vitae

 
Education
Wichita State University
Wichita, KS
2007 - 2010

 

M.F.A., Creative Writing

Concentration: Poetry

Thesis: Dress: Poems

 

 

Converse College
Spartanburg, SC
2003 - 2007

 

B.F.A., Creative and Professional Writing

Minor: Spanish

Skills

Contract Negotiations

Curriculum Design

Editing

Event Planning

Grant Writing

Program Development

Proposal Writing

Research

Social Networking

Strategic Planning

Volunteer Management

Work​
Experience​
Assistant Professor of English
Augusta University
Augusta, GA
2014 - present
Lecturer in English Studies
Augusta University
Augusta, GA
2012 - 2014
Contributor
Metro Spirit
Augusta, GA
Fall 2011 - Spring 2012
 
Temporary Full-Time Instructor of English
​Augusta University
Augusta, GA
2011 - 2012

Creative Writing Faculty
Young Writer's Workshop, Converse College
Spartanburg, SC
Summer 2011

Visiting Assistant Professor of English
​Marshall University
Huntington, WV
2010 - 2011

Development Intern
Graywolf Press
St. Paul, MN
Summer 2009
Contributor
NakedCity Magazine
Wichita, KS
2008 - 2009

Editor
Mikrokosmos
Wichita, KS
2008 - 2009

Part-Time Graduate Teaching Assistant
​Wichita State University
Wichita, KS
2007 - 2010

Editorial Assistant 
Hub City Writers Project
Spartanburg, SC
January - May 2007
PR & Marketing Intern
Morris Museum of Art
Augusta, GA
May - August 2005
Awards
& Honors
Grant Principal and Recipient: $1,881

Education Innovation Fund

Office of Experiential Learning, Augusta University

Augusta, GA

2018

 
Student

Hindman Settlement School

Hindman, KY

July 2017

Grant Principal and Recipient: $1,969

South Arts

Atlanta, GA

2017-2018

Grant Co-Principal and Recipient: $7,500

Porter Fleming Foundation 

Augusta, GA

2017

 

Grant Principal and Recipient: $2,000

Education Innovation Fund

Office of Experiential Learning, Augusta University

Augusta, GA

2017

Grant Co-Principal and Recipient: $15,000

CSRA Community Foundation

Augusta, GA

2016-2017 

Patient- and Family-Centered Care Award Recipient

Augusta University Medical Center

Augusta, GA 

October 2016

Grant Principal and Recipient: $500

Pamplin Professional Impact Fund

Pamplin College, Augusta University

Augusta, GA

Spring 2016

Grant Co-Principal and Recipient: $15,000 

Porter Fleming Foundation

Augusta, GA

2015

Grant Principal and Recipient: $410 

Pamplin Professional Impact Fund

Pamplin College, Augusta University

Augusta, GA

Spring 2015

Grant Principal and Recipient: $1,516

Pamplin Professional Impact Fund

Pamplin College, Augusta University

Augusta, GA

Fall 2014

Finalist

Writers House Summer Residency

Hub City Writers Project

Spartanburg, SC

May 2013

Grant Principal and Recipient: $594.80 

Faculty Research and Development

Augusta University

Augusta, GA 

Spring 2012

Wichita State University Prize in Poetry Winner

Mikrokosmos

Wichita, KS

Spring 2012

Nominee

Outstanding Teaching Award

Augusta University

Augusta, GA

Fall 2011

Presentations
Women Speak

West Virginia University

Morgantown, WV

September 2017​

Moderator, 2016 Poetry Society of South Carolina's CSRA Seminar, featuring Poet Laureates Laurel Blossom, Ed Madden, and Marjory Wentworth

Morris Museum of Art

Augusta, GA

April 2016

Augusta Poetry Group's Annual National Poetry Month Reading

Augusta-Richmond County Public Library

Augusta, GA

April 2016

“Write to Heal: Poetic Expression for Healthcare Professionals” 
with Naomi Williams

36th Annual National Association for Poetry Therapy Conference

Unity Village Hotel and Conference Center

Unity Village, MO

April 2016

Augusta Poetry Group Reading

Aiken Community Playhouse’s Bechtel Theater Coffeehouse

Aiken, SC

February 2016

Moderator, 14th Georgia Literary Festival’s poetry panel, featuring
Laurel Blossom, Linda Lee Harper, and Ed Wilson

Augusta University

Augusta, GA

November 2015 

“Light, Bright, and Damn(-Near) White: A Poetry Reading and Conversation
on Authority and Authenticity”

Thinking its Presence: The Racial Imaginary, a Creative Writing Conference

University of Montana

Missoula, MT

March 2015

“Pleroma: Shifting Paradigms via Poetry,” with Leah Smith

Brown Bag Series, Center for Undergraduate Research and Scholarship

Augusta University

Augusta, GA

November 2014

“Paper, Pen, and the Patient Experience,” with Naomi Williams

Annual Patient- and Family- Centered Care Conference

Augusta University Medical Center

Augusta, GA

October 2014

“Breaking the Rules of Poetry,” with Diana Royal

Brown Bag Series, Center for Undergraduate Research and Scholarship

Georgia Regents University

Augusta, GA

March 2014

Faculty Reading

Writers Weekend at Summerville

Augusta University

Augusta, GA

February 2014

“Milledgeville Uncensored: Behind the Walls of Georgia's Lunatic Asylum,” with Leah Smith

Brown Bag Series, Center for Undergraduate Research and Scholarship

Augusta University

Augusta, GA

November 2012

“‘Great Writers Steal’: A Pedagogy for Persona Poetry and Narrative Forms"

Southern Women Writers Conference

Berry College

Rome, GA

September 2012

“Route 66: AWP Off-Site Reading,” with Grant Matthew Jenkins, Claudia Nogueira, K. Lorraine Graham, et. al.

affiliated with the Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference

Chicago, IL

March 2012

“Truth and Dare: Persona Poetry as Historical Record”

West Virginia Association of College English Teachers' Spring Meeting

Huntington, WV

April 2011

“Why Does Mona Lisa Smile? Deconstructing the Faux-Feminist Film” 

Society for the Interdisciplinary Study of Social Imagery Conference

Colorado State University-Pueblo

Colorado Springs, CO

March 2008

Journal Publications
"College Roommate"

Open Minds Quarterly

(Forthcoming)

"Desire Area"

Slant

Summer 2018

"Age 12: My parents trade Grand Strand beach houses for Contentment Bluff in McIntosh County, GA"

AMP

Spring 2018

"Lapsed Lutheran"

AMP

Spring 2018

"Zeus"

West Texas Literary Review

September 2017

“Before the First I Love You"

Cellpoems

December 2012

“Grandmother’s Allegory” 

Mikrokosmos, 58

Spring 2012
 

“Not my Wedding Day or the Birth of my First Son” 

Mikrokosmos, 58

Spring 2012

 “How Anticipation Works” 

Mikrokosmos, 56

Spring 2010

“Save the Date” 

Poetry for the Masses, 2.3

September 2009

“Change” 

NakedCity Magazine, 2.8

August 2009

“How to Lose a Language” 

NakedCity Magazine, 2.5

May 2009

“Wisdom” 

NakedCity Magazine, 1.9

September 2008

“Wrightsboro Road”

Metro Spirit, 19.23

January 2008

"Muse"
Coffee Poetry Anthology

World Enough Writers

(Forthcoming)

"Grandmother's Allegory"
Women Speak, vol. 3

Ed. Kari Gunter-Seymour

November 2017

Book Chapter
Publications
“Cents and Sensibility: Planning the 14th Georgia Literary Festival,” 
with Karin Gillespie, Melissa Johnson, and Erin Prentiss 
Library Outreach to Writers and Poets: Interviews and Case Studies of Cooperation
Ed. Carol Smallwood 

McFarland

February 2017

Anthologies
Book
Publications
Dress: Poems 

(Chapbook under review)

Community
Activities
Board Member

Authors’ Club of Augusta

Augusta, GA

January 2017-present

(Member since 2015)

Co-founder and Steering Committee Chair

Berry Fleming Book Festival

Augusta, GA

June 2016-September 2017

Community Judge

Combining Voices Literary Competition

Morris Museum of Art

Augusta, GA

April 2016

Board of Directors
Poetry Matters Project
Augusta, GA
Fall 2015 - present

Member

Augusta Poetry Group

Augusta, GA. (May 2015-present) 

Steering Committee Chair

2015 Georgia Literary Festival

Georgia Center for the Book

Augusta, GA

March 2014-November 2015 

Community Judge and Mentor

High School Senior Projects

Columbia County Board of Education

Evans, GA

March 2012-present 


 

Professional 
Memberships

Association of Writers & Writing Programs 

Girl Scouts of America 

Sigma Tau Delta

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