* Have received formal and experiential education, inc., a B.A.-Mass Communication, M.S. - Adult Education, and Certificate of Completion in Mental Health Counseling (PTSD);
* Hold certifications in social work and counseling;
* Have an extensive portfolio of published articles - over 100;
* Have worked in a variety of modalities of care and service, and for diverse populations, and
* Am tenacious and highly motivated to complete projects by mutually negotiated deadlines.