Professional Membership

  • Association of Independent Publishing Professionals, member

Industry Membership

  • Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, member

Editorial Training and Professional Development

  • Copyediting certificate, University of California, San Diego Extension Program
  • General Proofreading: Theory & PracticeTM, Proofread Anywhere
  • Ongoing professional development as a member of several online editorial communities


  • BA English and Spanish, Belmont University
  • MA Teaching K-6, Trevecca Nazarene University
  • ELL endorsement, Lipscomb University
  • Post-graduate studies, Middle Tennessee State University

Community Involvement

  • Script reader, Nashville Film Festival