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WORK EXPERIENCE:

Sun Sentinel, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Staff Writer, Oct. 2005 to present

• Cover residential and commercial real estate
• Shoot, narrate and edit videos that accompany my digitial stories
• Appear as guest expert on television and radio
• Supervise a freelance columnist
• Won first place for business writing, 2010 Florida Press Club


The Palm Beach Post, West Palm Beach, FL
Staff Writer, June 1998 to Oct. 2005

• Covered commercial real estate, retail and tourism
• Part of team coverage of the disputed presidential election of 2000
• Helped write real estate special section that won a 2005 award from Scripps Howard Foundation
• Created and wrote the newspaper's first fantasy football column
• Won first place for business writing, 2000 Florida Press Club
• Appeared as guest lecturer, Writing for Management, Florida Atlantic University


LRP Publications, Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Editor, Dec. 1996 to June 1998

• Wrote and edited newsletters on disability law and education


Palm Beach Daily Business Review, West Palm Beach, FL
Staff Writer, June 1995 to Dec. 1996

• Wrote business stories, with an emphasis on commercial real estate


Fort Pierce Tribune, Fort Pierce, FL
Staff Writer, Dec. 1989 to June 1995

• Covered police and city government and created and supervised a youth sports page


The Orlando Sentinel, Orlando, FL
Intern and Writer, Fall 1987 to Fall 1989

• Wrote features and covered high school, college and professional sports


The Miami Herald, West Palm Beach, FL
Writer, Spring 1986, Summer 1987

• Wrote features and compiled two weekly recreation columns


EDUCATION:

University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, 1989