EXPERIENCE

My experience includes work in education and business. Education experience includes classroom teaching and teaching online as an Adjunct Instructor for:

  • Southern New Hampshire University
  • The New School University, New York, NY
  • The Fielding Institute, Santa Monica, CA
  • Marylhurst College, Marylhurst, Oregon
  • Austin Community College, Austin, TX
Presenting to a Group
My classroom teaching experience includes:
  • University of Texas School of Law, Austin, TX (Legal Writing)
  • Austin Community College, Austin, TX (Composition and Literature)
  • John Tyler Community College, Chester, VA (Composition and Literature)
  • Columbia State Community College, TN (Composition and Literature)
and I served as Dean of Instruction at Austin Community College and as Humanities Division Chair at John Tyler Community College.

My experience in Business and Industry includes:

  • Radian International LLC, (Proposal Specialist)
  • Dell Computer Corporation (Senior Technical Writer)
  • ProfitMaster Computer Systems Inc., (Documentation Coordinator)
  • Computer Information Architects, (Documentation Coordinator)
  • Shell Petroleum Development Corporation, Warri, Nigeria
I also had my own Technical Writing and Documentation business for six years (Trainease Corporation), acting as an independent contractor for the United States Coast Guard, Tymshare Travel Systems, I.B.M., Calma Corporation, FormFill Ltd., Orchid (Pretnice Hall) Software, and others

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • Guest Panelist, LGBT Bullying in Public School [Click for More]
  • Presenter at Youth Empowerment Retreat [Click for More]
  • Interviewed by Canadian Public Radio [Click for More]
  • Presented Transgender Health Awareness Workshop at the Southern Comfort Transgender Conference 2002
  • Presented Challenges and Opportunities of Working with LGBT Elders to members of the NYS Geriatric Mental Health Alliance
  • Conducted LGBT regional workshops as part of National LGBT Health Awareness Week
  • Trained colunteers at Samaritans Suicide Prevention Center in Suicide Prevention In The LGBT Community
  • Conducted LGBT Violence Awareness Training for Albany County Sexual Assault Response Team (SART)
  • Trained Upper Hudson Planned Parenthood staff in LGBT Health Issues
  • Conducted a series of LGBT Health Roundtable Discussions at NY Capital District Starbucks locations
  • Filed for and obtained 501(c) tax exempt status for Rainbow Access Initiative
  • Presented at the Transcending Boundaries Conference in Hartford, Connecticut
  • Conducted a one-hour forum on Transgender Health on WAMC public radio
  • Participated in the LGBTI Health Summit (Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Coordinated and Analyzed survey of Health Practices of Transgendered People
  • Presented Meeting the Health Needs of Transgendered People, at the LGBTI Health Summit, Boulder, Colorado, August 2002
  • Paneiist at Eastern United States LGBT Conference, SUNY University at Albany
  • Panelist on WAMC Northeast Public Radio, with Alan Chartok, 2004
  • Presented Issues Affecting Aging Transgendered People at SUNY School of Social Welfare, 2010