Experience

  • Keynote Speaker at the Southern Expressions Writers Conference
  • Keynote Speaker at Ventura County Reading Association Literacy Awards Brunch
  • Keynote Speaker at the Ventura County Writers Club meeting (twice)
  • Workshop leader at the 2011 Winter Wheat Festival of Writing (Bowling Green State University)
  • Panel Moderator at Santa Barbara Writers Conference
  • Santa Barbara Book Festival
  • Duarte (Calif.) Book Festival
  • Ventura Festival of Books
  • Ventura Unified School District Storyfest
  • Cal Lutheran Author’s Faire
  • Jack London Writing Camp
  • Girls, Inc. of Santa Barbara
  • Thousand Oaks Rotary Club
  • Santa Paula Rotary Club
  • Ventura Kiwanis Club
  • Ventura Soroptimists Club
  • Cabrillo Middle School
  • Frank Intermediate School
  • Windermere Middle School
  • Poinsettia Elementary School
  • Rose Avenue Elementary School
  • Junipero Serra Elementary School
  • Rancho Rosal School
  • CAPE Charter School
  • 93rd Street School
  • Lincoln Elementary School
  • Pierpont Elementary School
  • Lillian Larsen Elementary School
  • Tierra Linda Elementary School