I’m a writer, researcher, and historical consultant based in Alberta. I also have a passion for community program creation and delivery. Send me an email and we can talk about how I can add historical and written value to your project.

Area of Expertise/Consultation
Local history of Calgary and Alberta (Including Immigration/Indigenous/LGTBQ+)
History of gender and sexuality in Canadian society

History and culture of Metis Communities in Alberta 
History of China and Asia (Song – Qing)

Awards
Alberta Playwriting Contest 2020, Runner up for “How To Make a Metis”
Calgary Community Theatre Awards (CATS), 2012 Awarded Best Script/Production for “Emma”

With Calgary’s Gay History Project and Sage:
Calgary Heritage Authority’s Lion Award for Advocacy and Awareness, 2018
Governor General’s Award in History (Honourable Mention 2015, Nomination 2019

Education and Professional Background
Diploma in Technical Writing, Mount Royal University, 2017
Masters of History (course-based), University of Alberta, 2009
Bachelor of History (Hons.), University of Calgary, 2003
Radio Arts Diploma, SAIT, 1995

Membership
Alberta Playwrights Network (Board Member)
Alberta Historical Society

Alberta Museum Association
Writer’s Guild of Alberta