About

Based in New York City, I am a writer and community professional featured in The Guardian, The Escapist, The Nibble, Yahoo, MMORPG.com, RTSGuru.com, FPSGuru.com, FemHype, and more.  I’ve covered events, conventions, and trade shows as credentialed media, reporting from places such as E3, PAX East/West, the League of Legends Worlds finals, New York Comic Con, the Summer Fancy Food Show, and various smaller press events and showcases.

Current platforms: PC/3DS/mobile. Access to Wii U & PS4 with notice. Nintendo Switch in 2017.

I am bilingual (English and Spanish).

I’m actively seeking a community management or hybrid community-support role. My experience growing and running both my own communities and others has lasted for over a decade. For more, please see my Community and Social Media page, as well as my Tales from Community blog series.

Software/ Tools:
Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher), Open Office, Mac OS, Dropbox/other cloud-based services, Photoshop, GIMP, image editing, Google Docs, Slides, Sheets, Hangouts DoubleClick for Publishers/Google AdWords/ Google Ad Manager, multiple Content Management Systems – including news, blogging, WordPress (including self-hosted – like this very site!), forums, chats, survey creation, data gathering and analysis, then content management/planning.

Currently learning: Joomla!, Hootsuite Social Media Marketing course (certification path)

Social Media (includes analytics/stats):

Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Snapchat, Tumblr, Pinterest, Tweetdeck, Hootsuite, Klout, Buffer, Zendesk experience, Sprout

Participant in #BufferChat, #HootChat, and #SproutChat.