M.F.A. in Creative Writing, Playwriting, San Francisco State University
M.A. in English, Creative Writing, Poetry, San Francisco State University
B.A. in English Literature, Arizona State University
2019 - Present
2015 - 2019
2013 - 2015
Lecturer, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of English
Associate Program Chair and Instructor, University of Colorado at Denver, Department of English
Program Director and Instructor, Guangdong Peizheng College, School of Foreign Languages
Awards and Honors
Grand Jury Prize, Best Screenplay, Film Invasion Los Angeles
Winner, Best Science Fiction Teleplay, Fantasy and Science Fiction Film Festival
Winner, Best Comedy Teleplay, Oregon Short Film Festival
3rd Place, Best Teleplay, International Horror Hotel Film Festival
LAS Impact Award, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Instructor of the Year, Guangdong Peizheng College
"Adventures in Morality," Electronic Literature Organization Conference, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL.
University of Illinois, at Urbana Champaign
Principles of Technical Communication (Fall 2020, Spring 2021) Online, Hybrid, and In-person
Game Design and Technical Writing (Spring 2021), Online
Principles of Business Communication (Fall 2019, Spring 2020), In-person and Online
University of Colorado, at Denver
Core Composition I, II
Introduction to Creative Writing
Technology in Modern Theater
Modern Drama as Literature
Screenwriting and Playwriting Workshop
Guangdong Peizheng College
Business Writing and Portfolio Development
Creative Writing: Poetry, Fiction, and Playwriting
Publications and Productions
“Nature > Nurture,” Los Angeles Film Awards Festival, Fantasy/Sci-Fi Film & Screenplay Festival, The International Horror Hotel Film Festival, Best Script Award.
“Rennies,” Film Invasion Los Angeles, Best Script Award, Chicago Screenplay Awards, Oregon Short Film Festival.
“Time Space Speculum,” Sparrow Film Project. New York City. Production.
“Spy in the House of Love,” Schapiro Theater, Columbia University, New York City. Production.
“Moon Therapy," Fine Arts Center, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona. Production.
“Application for Exile," Nash Studios, Columbia University, New York City. Production.
“Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway," Boxcar Studios, San Francisco, California. Showcased reading.
“Birthing a Time Bomb," One Act Fringe Festival, San Francisco, California. Production.
“Missing Jennifer Dryden," El Teatro de la Esperanza, San Francisco, California. Showcased reading.
“我们 Women," Base, Taichung, Taiwan. Production.
“East-West Project," Grooveyard, Taichung, Taiwan. Production.
“Confession on a Tracking Warrant," v. 1, IO Literary Journal. Online.
“NFL State on Fantasy Football Related Concussions," Higgs Weldon. Online.
“New App Narceexist," Instrinsick Magazine. Online.
“Latest Literary Subgenres," This Zine Will Change Your Life. Online.
“Anatomy of a Broken CPA," Mutilations on a Theme: Best Innovative College Writing. Jaded Ibis Press. Jamaica Plain, MA. Print.
“Train Wreck," Filling Station Literary Magazine. Calgary, Canada. Print.
“Love with the SEC in Mind" and "Mortgagee Notice," Borderline Poetry. Online.
“Girl in a Drugstore," Edgar Literary Review. Print.
“Untitled," First Class, v. 22. Print.
“Untitled," Branches Quarterly. Print.
"Lost Bear," Poetry Motel. Print.
"Name Your Poison," Concrete Wolf. Print.
"City of Rostro," Burning Leaf (presently Map: Literary), Online.
"Untitled," Passages in Time. Print.