NEVER STOP TALKING
I have always enjoyed watching the Blue Angels when they visit Brunswick.
They have unmatched experience.
They thrive on working as a team.
They are not afraid to try new ideas and tools...in fact, they show what is possible.
They are engaging and inspiring.
They help you see things in a new light.
They create noise that attracts a lot of attention.
I TRULY ENJOY WHAT I DO...SOME CALL IT PASSIONATE.
My passions are to simplify information to clearly explain the most important features and benefits; to engage people in long-term, mutually-beneficial relationships built through trust and value; and to motivate people to take actions based on an unmatched understanding of and ability to meet their unique needs. View my resume here.
At the top of the home page of this website and the top of my resume, I have summarized what I believe are my top three skills which are to Simplify, Engage and Motivate. To quote Albert Einstein, “If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough!”
I am currently engaged in freelance marketing communications, public relations and photography with my office in Brunswick, Maine. My previous employers have included:
-- Volunteers of America Northern New England (11 years)
-- IDEXX Laboratories (5 years)
-- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Maine (now Anthem -- 6 years)
-- Equity Properties and Development Company (Mall Management and Consulting (4 years)
-- Turner Broadcasting (1 year)
-- American Broadcasting Companies (4 years)
I have served in a Volunteer Leadership Capacity for more than 40 years in Maine with various nonprofit organizations, including:
-- United Ways in Maine (Midcoast, Androscoggin County and Greater Portland)
-- The American Red Cross (where I received the Clara Barton Award)
-- Maine State Music Theater
-- Coaching youth soccer, baseball and basketball
-- Maine Adoption and Placement Service
-- I am a regular Red Cross blood donor and have led many Red Cross blood drives
-- I led the largest bone marrow drive outside of a major U.S. city
I welcome the opportunity to add some passion to your organization or cause.