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Doctoral Student, Rhetoric and Composition in progress, expected May 2017 Purdue University — West Lafayette, IN

MA, Writing, Rhetoric, and Discourse (with distinction) DePaul University – Chicago, IL

Jun. 2012

BA, Writing, Rhetoric, and Communication (with honors) May 2010 Transylvania University Lexington, KY

Minor in Studio A rt

Graduated cum laude


Instructor, Business Writing 420, Professional Writing Program Aug. 2013-present Purdue University — West Lafayette, IN --- Department of English

Graduate Teaching Assistant, Introductory Composition at Purdue Aug. 2012—present Purdue University – West Lafayette, IN – Department of English

Teaching two sections of ENG 106: Introductory Composition each academic year

Curriculum developed around the Writing About Writing & Digital Humanities syllabus approach es

First Year Writing Instructor, Teaching Apprenticeship Program Winter Quarter 2012 DePaul University – Chicago, IL – Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and Discourse

Selected for inaugural Teaching Apprenticeship Program by graduate faculty

Instructed one section of Composition and Rhetoric I, WRD 103

Presented assignments focused on writing process, rhetorical analysis, and multimodal composition

Graduate Student Writing Center Tutor DePaul University – Chicago, IL – University Ce nter for Writing - based Learning

Sept. 2011—May 2012

Met one - on - one with students about university - level writing assignments, working face - to - face, through IM tutorials, or written - feedback appointments via email

Member of 120 - p erson staff working to serve over 10,000 tutorials per academic year

University Writing Center Consultant Transylvania University — Lexington, KY – Transylvania University Writing Center

March 2007May 2010

Consulted with peers regarding the writing process in individual counseling sessions

Clarified course assignments and writing theory for students and faculty

Enhanced personal writing proficiency from experience gained in helping others


ENGL 420: Business Writing

Fall 2013

Purdue University

ENGL 106: First-Year Composition

Spring 2013, Fall 2012

Purdue University

WRD 103: Rhetoric & Composition 1

Winter Quarter 2012

DePaul University


Rhetoric and Composition

Postmodern Rhetoric Composition Theory Gender and Technology Rhetoric of the Public Sphere Multicultural Rhetorics Rhetoric of American Prisons Classical Rhetoric Methodologies of Rhetorical Criticism Argumentation & Debate

Professional & Technical Communication

Grant & Report Writing New Media Studies: Text and Image Issues in Contemporary Journalism


Language Studies

Intro to Language & Linguistics Sociolinguistics ESL Curriculum Design

Theory and Criticism

The Essay Writing Center Theory & Pedagogy Criticism & Theory: Deluze, Lacan, Foucault


Non - Verbal Communication Gender & Communication Organizational Communication

Computers & Writing, “Digital Literacy & Evolving Authorship.” May 2012 at North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC.

Spread the WoRd Graduate Student Conference, “Vernacular Voice in Online Epideictic Texts Representing National Memory of 9/11.” May 2012 at DePaul University, Chicago, IL.

CCCC, “Digital Literacy & Music Blogging: Consumers, Creators, and Authorship.” Research Network Forum. April 2011 in Atlanta, GA.

Southern States Communication Assoc. Undergraduate Honors Conference, “Creativity, Consumers, and Copyright: How the Internet & Consumer Usage Has Changed the Music Industry.” April 2010 in Memphis, TN.


Content Developer, Purdue OWL Purdue University — West Lafayette, IN

June 2013-present

Hired to develop specific content for the larger Purdue OWL ’ s library of resources

eLearning Graduate Assistant, Faculty Instructional Technology Aug. 2010—July 2012 DePaul University – Chicago, IL

Developed content for online courses using the Desire2Learn (D2L) learning management system

Assisted with faculty technology training and troubleshooting of technology tools

Created documentation and style guides for technology tools

Tools & Skills: D2L, Microsoft Office S uite, iMovie, Camtasia, SoftC halk, Adobe Design Suite, HTML

Associate Editor & Staff Writer, Consequence of Sound May 2011—June 2012 consequeceofs – Chicago, IL

Performed surface editing duties as part of small editorial team in refining content for daily web publication

Contributed album reviews & long - form features for weekly publication, read by 30,000 unique visitors per month

Tools & Skills: WordPress, AP Style , Audacity , GarageBand

News Staff Reporter, WUKY Public Radio NPR 91.3 Lexington, KY

Jan. 2008--Apr. 2009

Investigated local news stories and issues in the field

Wrote news scripts, edited audio clips, and compiled story material for air


Graduate Assistantship Scholarship and Stipend

DePaul University Faculty Instructional Technology Services

Fall 2010--Spring 2012

Best Graduate Student Presentation

Spring 2011

DePaul Department of W riting, Rhetoric, and Discourse First Annual Graduate Student Conference

Honorable Order of the Kentucky Colonel

Summer 2008

The Commonwealth of Kentucky

Transylvania University Pioneer Scholarship

Drue Smith Journalism Scholarship

Middle Tennessee Society of Professional Journalists

Fall 2006--Spring 2010

Spring 2006