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Upcoming Schedule & Past Appearances

Workforce Academy hampton Workforce Professionals Academy — Hampton, Virginia (Sept. 2016)

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  • March 22, 2017: USAA — Norfolk, Virginia
    • Session on writing and networking skills at the headquarters of the company that provides military members and their families with insurance, banking and investment services
  • March 30, 2017: Ochsner Health System — New Orleans, Louisiana
    • Day-long workshop at the prominent health system in Louisiana and Mississippi
    • Plan to teach effective writing skills to various employees within the company (ex: doctors, nurses, administrative team)
  • April 3, 2017: James Madison University — Skype conversation
    • Discuss business communication skills with the PRSSA (Public Relations Student Society of America) chapter at JMU
  • April 5, 2017: Portfolium — webinar
    • Lead my webinar, “How to Write the Best Job Application of Your Life,” for users of the digital portfolio website
  • April 14, 2017: University of Virginia Alumni Association — webinar
    • Lead my webinar, “How to Write the Best Job Application of Your Life,” for UVa students, parents and alumni
  • April 18, 2017: University of Maryland Alumni Association — webinar
    • Once more, lead my webinar, “How to Write the Best Job Application of Your Life” – this time for UMD students, parents and alumni
  • April 20, 2017: Freelance Remote Conf — online
    • Share critical writing skills during an online summit geared for freelancers
  • May 22, 2017: Mason Career Readiness Conference — Fairfax, Virginia
    • Provide writing workshop for students at George Mason University
  • July 2017: Fraternity Executive Association — Indianapolis, Indiana
    • Address the annual Field Staff Conference, which educates traveling inter/national fraternity and sorority headquarters field consultants
    • Exact date TBA
  • July 31, 2017: Alpha Epsilon Pi International Convention — Las Vegas, Nevada
    • Lead communications workshop for participants of the Leven Advanced Leadership Institute
  • November 2, 2017: LEAD365 Conference — Orlando, Florida
    • Guide high school students through a series of hands-on communications workshops focused on brevity, storytelling and the job application process
  • December 2017: CareerTech VISION 2017 — Nashville, Tennessee
    • Appear at national conference for the Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) to lead a workshop and discuss my book, Wait, How Do I Write This Email?
    • Exact date TBA

Past Appearances

High Schools/Colleges/Universities

  • University of Virginia
  • University of Maryland — College Park
  • Old Dominion University
  • Virginia Commonwealth University
  • DePaul University
  • Southern Illinois University — Edwardsville
  • Bryant & Stratton College
  • ECPI University
  • The Art Institutes
  • Centura College
  • Virginia Wesleyan College
  • Norfolk Academy
  • Kempsville High School (Academic Achievement Night)


  • Southwest Airlines corporate headquarters
  • Alpha Epsilon Pi (fraternity) International Convention
  • Joint Forces Staff College — Norfolk Naval Base
  • Association of Fundraising Professionals
  • Virginia SHRM State Conference (Society for Human Resource Management)
  • Virginia Association of Marketing Educators
  • Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations
  • PRSA (Public Relations Society of America)
  • PRSSA (Public Relations Student Society of America)
    • 2016 national conference in Indianapolis
  • AIGA, the professional association of design
  • American Society of Civil Engineers
  • National Tutoring Assocation
  • Virginia Community College System
  • Lead365 college leadership conference
  • National Association of Workforce Development Professionals (Youth Symposium)
  • Sales Roundtable (Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce)
  • TalentMarks career strategy webinars (delivered to various alumni associations and college career centers)
  • Spartan Prep Academic Program


  • “Coast Live” on WTKR (CBS affiliate)
  • “Hearsay with Cathy Lewis” on WHRV (NPR affiliate)
  • WTOP news/talk radio station in Washington, DC
  • Freelance Transformation podcast
  • College Prep podcast
  • The Mentee podcast
  • Gen Y Success podcast
  • Off-Farm Income podcast
  • The Engineering Career Coach podcast
  • Happen to Your Career podcast