- Describe your professional background. What experiences helped prepare you to be a part of our Board?
I am an experienced Vice President of Marketing with a background in business, entertainment and technology. As VP of Marketing for Compass Health Network, I oversee all marketing strategy and implementation for our statewide network of offices and clinics. In my various roles as digital producer and marketer for the past 20 years, my clients have included Paul McCartney, Queen, Pet Shop Boys, Parlophone Records, Pravda Records, Ameren UE, A.G. Edwards, Scottrade, Dale Carnegie, Budweiser, Blue’s Clues, MTV, Motorola, Haxan Films (Blair Witch Project), Lutheran Hour Ministries, Sound City Studios, Kendall-Hunt Publishing, Lifeway Publishing and more. I have also been involved in over 350 live television broadcasts on CNN, Fox News, PBS, CNNfn, and local news channels as producer or camera operator. I have also been awarded 4 Bronze Telly Awards for my commercial production. I’ve participated in over 3600 live stage performances, with stage credits including producer, director, stage manager, sound designer, and performer. I am also a Kevin Kline Award Nominee for my work as a Sound Designer. As a speaker, my topics include: traditional and digital media marketing tactics, using storytelling and technology to enhance your business, and mining your intellectual property for digital products to create recurring revenue streams. Personally, I am a digital media junkie, digital strategist and storyteller with a passion for mixing entertainment and technology to create high impact, high quality digital and traditional marketing strategies.
- Why did you choose to be part of Community Living’s Board of Directors?
I am a long-time fan of Community Living and its mission, and I thought it was time to get more involved and be “hands-on” with an organization that I believe in.
- Which committee(s) do you serve on?