Freelance writer, Denver Post and Breakthrough Magazine-Profile national and international business leaders who have experienced breakthroughs in their respective fields, placing emphasis on their personal philosophy, psychological and emotional acumen, and the people and circumstances that enabled them to thrive.
Graduate Student, Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Arizona State University, August 2017-
Freelance writer, Breakthrough Magazine-Profile national and international business leaders who have experienced breakthroughs in their respective fields, placing emphasis on their personal philosophy, psychological and emotional acumen, and the people and circumstances that enabled them to thrive.
Communications Specialist, Lotus Business Solutions. March- December 2016.
Catholic Seminarian, Society of Jesus, August 2015-December 2015.
Freelance writer, Denver Post, January 2016- January 2017
Freelance writer, National Catholic Reporter, February-July 2015.
Previous Employment Experience:
2007-2012: Front Desk Supervisor, Colorado Athletic Club, Inverness.
Spring 2013: Adviser, Center for Gait Movement and Analysis, Children’s Hospital Colorado.
2013-2014: Writing Tutor and Assistant, Rockhurst University Learning Center.
2006-2010: Regis Jesuit High, Aurora, Colorado.
2010- 2014: Rockhurst University Kansas City, Missouri (December 2014 graduation).
Majors: Political Science, English. Minors: Philosophy, Theology.
GPA in Major: 3.73 Cumulative GPA: 3.23
2014-Phi Sigma Tau: Philosophy Honors Society.
Honors and Achievements:
Freshman Pastoral Award, Regis Jesuit High, 2007.
Outstanding Leadership and Community Service Award, 2008.
“Raider Man,” Regis Jesuit High, 2010- one of ten seniors chosen by peers who best exemplify the mission of the school.
St. Ignatius Loyola Award for Spiritual Life, 2010
University of Colorado at Boulder’s high school journalism award, 2010.
“Six Weeks a Jesuit” Program, Chicago, Illinois, 2011- lived in a Jesuit community, taught summer school English to inner-city teenagers, and assisted at a Spanish-speaking parish.
Extracurriculars and Volunteer:
2003-2010: Participant and ski racer, Children’s Hospital Handicapped Sports Program, Winter Park, Colorado.
2006-2010: Regis Christian Life Community; Campus ministry
2007-2010: Writer, News Editor, and Deputy Editor, Regis newspaper.
2007-2008: Speech and Debate, Regis Jesuit High
2008-2010: Confirmation Teacher, Our Lady of Loreto Parish
2008- Kostka Club, Regis Jesuit High- men discerning priestly vocations.
2008-2010: “Link” Crew, Regis Jesuit High- freshmen mentors.
2010- Freshman Retreat Leader, Regis Jesuit High.
2010- Knights of Columbus, Rockhurst College Council.
2010- Christian Life Community, Rockhurst University
2011- Freshman Social Mentor, Rockhurst University.
2011- Contributor, college newspaper.
2010- Weekly volunteer, St. James Soup Kitchen, Kansas City, Missouri.
2011- Monthly Volunteer, “Project Uplift for the KC homeless.”
2011- Member, Rockhurst University Pro-Life Club.
2011- Advocate, United Cerebral Palsy, Denver and Kansas City.
2012- Advocate and liaison, United Cerebral Palsy of Denver and Kansas City.
2012- Attendee, “Young America Foundation Youth Conference,” George Washington University, Washington, DC.
2012- Member, College Democrats, Rockhurst University.
2012- 2015:Weekly summer volunteer, National Sports Center for the Disabled, Winter Park, CO.
2013-2014 Grand Knight (President), Knights of Columbus, Rockhurst U. College Council.
March 2016- Co-organizer and co-founder, Denver Metro Cerebral Palsy Group.
February 2017- Member, Denver Press Club
March 2017- Member and advocate, Colorado Cross-Disability Coalition
2008-2010: Youth Advisory Board, Children’s Hospital, Denver, Colorado. Advocates (disabled or formerly hospitalized) for patients and their families who, in collaboration with doctors, nurses, and other providers, work to ensure their optimal care and comfort while in the hospital.
2014-2015: National College Advisory Board, Knights of Columbus, New Haven Connecticut. Along with 7 fellow College Knights, I helped the Supreme Council plan the organization’s annual College Conference, and through outreach to College Councils throughout the country, I served as a liaison between them and the Supreme Council in New Haven.
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