Full Spectrum Birth worker, Cleveland OH
Provide emotional and educational support to birthing and dying people
Founding Member, LOOP cooperative
Develop policies and procedures for LOOP daily operations
Craft and execute long-term development plan
Founding Member & Moderator, Reparations Now
Assist with development of network structure
Moderator for Direct Action/Mutual Aid working group
Co-Founder & Volunteer Coordinator, Northeast Ohio
Recruit doula volunteers and coordinate volunteer activities
Primary liaison between families interested in doula services and volunteer base
Volunteer birth and postpartum doula
Movement Instructor, Abide Yoga, Cleveland OH
Support people in gentle, accessible movement, offering nourishing space for discomfort, stillness, reflection.
Red Basket Farm, Peninsula OH —market employee
Marketing, selling produce, sharing recipes and local food information.
Spice of Life Catering Co, Cleveland — Assistant Event Planner
2008 – OCTOBER 2012
Planned and executed large scale events, scheduling and staffing.
Connecting people to their food source.
Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital, Cleveland, OH—Patient Care Assistant
Provided basic patient care including vital signs and assistance in activities of daily living. Offered emotional support to both the pediatric patient and their parents.
Movement for Trauma OCTOBER/NOVEMBER 2020
Trained in the impact of traumatic stress on physiology, tissues and brain
Learned how to resource clients towards greater resilience through identification of the effects of trauma using a biopsychosocial lens
Financially Fierce MARCH 2020
Learned body-based tools and strategies using polyvagal theory
Traumatic Stress and the Breath JANUARY 2020
Trained in basic breathing biomechanics, biochemistry, interpersonal connection, emotional isolation and the impact on our breathing habits
Ellipsis Institute’s Finding Freedom: White Women Taking
On Our Own White Supremacy MARCH 2019
Cleveland State University, Cleveland OH 2005
International University Of Nursing, St Kitts JANUARY 2007 – OCT 2007
One year of studies towards a bachelor in nursing
Cuyahoga Community College 2002-2005
Post Secondary Enrollment, General Studies.
Owner, Abide Yoga Studio
Founder, Reparations Now