American freelance photographer and writer based permanently in Japan. Whether with images or words, communication is my focus. Please see my LinkedIn profile for full work history.
Proofreader/Editor/Rewriter for Sales, Presentation, and Social Media Language
日本, 東京都, Minato-ku
Working with a Japanese jewelry company to prepare and improve presentation files and language, product descriptions, branding language, social media language, and other related language as they expand to both new markets overseas and international customers within Japan.
Instructor, English for Specific Purposes
Accounting Advisory Co., Ltd.
日本, 埼玉県, Minato-ku
Internal instruction and related consultation on business and accounting English for an international accounting company. One-on-one instruction with employees, correction of written assignments by email, initial evaluation of existing English level, and record keeping. Currently preparing internal style guide and proofreading/editing training for company staff.
EFL Fluency Coach
日本, 東京都, Shibuya-ku
Provision of weekly intensive coaching sessions to a group of junior-high-school students to help them build English fluency in preparation for entrance examination interviews. Students were working to gain entrance to a Keio University preparatory high school in New York City.
Freebird Culture Club
日本, 東京都, Kodaira
A small project in broadcasting, this is a conversational English radio broadcast and podcast. I am involved in writing, script editing, and voice performance for a weekly 30-minute radio spot.
日本, 埼玉県, Minato-ku
Primarily one-on-one instruction of adult students ranging in ability from absolute beginners to advanced. Materials include in-house, third-party, and student-selected texts. Special classes include topics such as job interview practice and presentation skills.
CELTA Certificate 場所 English Language Instruction
アメリカ合衆国, Chicago, Illinois
The CELTA is an esl instruction credential overseen by Cambridge University ESOL. It is a four-week, 120+ hour intensive training course in educational theory, practical pedagogy, and observed teaching practice.
Bachelor's of Science in Visual Communication 場所 Commercial Photography
アメリカ合衆国, Athens, Ohio
BSVC in commercial photography from Ohio University's School of Visual Communication. Minor in art history.