Scriptwriting (film and tv), Higher Education, Urban Education, Athletics, Mental Health
film and television production, travel, reading, football, basketball, cooking, music
Emphasis on the cultural study of sports in education. Completed Master's seminar paper, "Black Male Intercollegiate Athletes: Utilization of Mental Health Care and Recommendations for Services, Programs & Personnel"
Coursework included: Urban Education, Qualitative Research Seminar, Masters Paper Seminar, Student-Athlete Development
As a non-degree seeking student sought further knowledge regarding community mental health counseling, earning "A" grades in "Lifespan Human Development" and "Foundations of Substance Abuse."
Coursework included: Leadership Seminar, Honors Creative Writing (Poetry), Honors Afro-American Literature, Introduction to Screenwriting, Advanced Screenwriting, Documentary Production Seminar
Master of Arts in Education, Language and Literature & Society and Culture, with an emphasis on the Cultural Study of Sports in Education from the University of California at Berkeley.
From serving as an active student-athlete support volunteer throughout high school and then as an athletic academic advisor for student-athletes on the Division I, collegiate level, ML has numerous years of experience with sports - as a professional, as a close-up-in-person observer and spectator, and as translator to her women friends who can't understand their significant others' fascination with sports.
As a staff writer for a property management company, ML wrote stories for their newsletter under her own byline, as well as ghost-writing stories for the company's management.
As a staff writer for a property management and investment company, ML wrote the content regarding the Fort Lauderdale metro area for an offering memorandum of a privately syndicated commercial investment opportunity.
Content produced included:
Physical Boundaries, Area Description, New Development, Hotel Renovations,
Local Residential Demographics, New City Infrastructure, Links and Resources, Press Releases & Articles.
Excerpted is the content for the Area Description.
Written for a production company, which eventually produced 50 episodes of a half-hour comedy in the basic-cable space.