27. Free spirit. Lover of quirkiness. Homeported in Oregon, anchored in Alaska. I have an opinion.


    Five years of coursework at the University of Oregon, and all I have to show for it is my Director's Award from the Oregon Marching Band, which was my holy grail.


    Life & Inspiration


    Oregon Marching Band, Eugene, Oregon 2007-2011 KMXT Public Radio, Kodiak, Alaska 2012-present Bayside Flames Dixieland Band, Kodiak, Alaska 2016-present Harbor Brass Ensemble, Kodiak, Alaska 2014-present Isle Bells Community Handbell Choir, Kodiak, Alaska 2013-2015 Kodiak Arts Council, Kodiak, Alaska 2013-present US Coast Guard Auxiliary, Kodiak, Alaska 2014-present


    Musical: I play clarinet, euphonium and percussion proficiently and dabble in other instruments. Administrative: I have more than 10 years of office experience and am skilled at time management, organization, computer programs, customer service, cash handling and more. Public Affairs: I am an amateur photographer with about seven years of DSLR experience. I have created newsletters for various organizations including my job. I worked briefly in advertising sales. I am experienced and comfortable using a variety of social media including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Tumblr, Pinterest and Swarm. In September 2015, I attended the Aux-12 Public Affairs C-school, which provided active-duty CG level public affairs training.