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Associated Press Detroit, MI

Freelance Sports Writer 1990-present

Covered vast array of events for Associated Press bureau in Detroit, including World Series, baseball's All-Star Game, Stanley Cup finals, NBA finals, U.S. Open golf, NCAA basketball tournament and 2006 election. Provided regular coverage of Detroit Tigers, Detroit Pistons, Detroit Lions and Detroit Shock. Wrote thousands of game stories on tight deadlines.

Michigan Campaign Finance Network Lansing, MI

Research Analyst 1998-2006

Analyzed and presented information on campaign-finance trends in the Michigan electoral system. Wrote copy for MCFN's biannual election book, as well as press releases and web copy. Designed and maintained organizational website.

Oakland University Rochester, MI

Research Analyst 1993-1998

Created and analyzed database of student demographic information for Office of Institutional Research. Designed and implemented OU's first student-tracking database, as well as state-wide collaboration on transfer-student tracking system.

Oakland County Democratic Party Clawson, MI

Analyst 1992-1993

Designed and created voter database for political-party organization in Michigan's richest county. Wrote highly successful series of press releases for county-party chairman.


Oakland University Honors College Rochester, MI

Bachelor of Arts, Political Science


Highly skilled in news writing, working on deadline, internet research, blogging, statistics and political analysis.