Speaking

Georgia State University Tech Trends Conference 2019

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I had the honor of speaking at the 2019 Georgia State University Tech Trends Conference with my colleagues Jaro Klc and Chris Burge. We spoke about our data-driven solutions to improve the student experience at GSU in a breakout session called “New Technologies and the Student Experience.” Jaro and I talked about our project called […]

Music

3rd Annual Healthcare Oncology Symposium

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Today, I have the privilege of speaking at the 3rd Annual Healthcare Oncology Symposium by CEU Creations and Cancer Treatment Centers of America. Anne McSweeney and I will open the day with our presentation about the patient experience through storytelling and music, and I’ll participate in the survivorship panel in the afternoon.

Speaking

Testicular Cancer Conference 2018 Guest Speaker

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I’m excited to be a guest speaker at the annual Testicular Cancer Conference in Devner, Colorado this year for the Testicular Cancer Awareness Foundation. I’m also excited to meet Dr. Lawrence Einhorn who revolutionized testicular cancer treatment. His research in platinum combination chemotherapy in patients with metastatic testicular cancer turned the research world upside down, and […]

Book

Because once was just not enough

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I’m doing it again! I feel so fortunate that I had interest from both people who couldn’t make it out to the first one as well as from one of the coolest venues. Yes, I will be having another: What: A book launch for Having A Ball At Thirty along with live music from Urban […]

Music

Patient Centered Care CEU – Sept 22, 2018

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Fayetteville: Brunch 2 a Better U Series- Patient/Client Centered Care CEU: Perspectives of Diagnosis, Treatment and Survivorship Through Story Telling and Music I will be reading from my new book, telling my story, and performing my musical Turning Thirty about my experience with cancer for an accredited CEU class for social workers, case managers, nurses, […]

Music

New Song – Nothing To Lose

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  I have always been a sucker for a good romantic comedy (yes I turned in my man card a while ago). One day I decided I wanted to capture one in a song. So here is Nothing To Lose, the story of a broken-hearted girl and a shy boy, both longing to find that […]

Music

New Song – Not Gonna Let It Get Me Down

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A few years ago, I had the pleasure of meeting Biviana Franco. She is the President and Founder of Feel Beautiful Today (FBT), an organization that helps women and girls affected by cancer through its innovative Arts in Health programs. As a fellow artist passionate about cancer, we had a strong connection, so when she […]

Music

New Christmas Song: Silent Night

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I love this time of year. I love all styles of holiday music, but my favorite station to listen to is “Jazz Holiday Radio” on Pandora. For the past few Christmases, I’ve recorded a cappella versions and medleys of Christmas songs. But this year, inspired by some holiday jazz music, I decided to record an […]