Scriptwriting (film and tv), Higher Education, Urban Education, Athletics, Mental Health
film and television production, travel, reading, football, basketball, cooking, music
Coursework included: Leadership Seminar, Honors Creative Writing (Poetry), Honors Afro-American Literature, Introduction to Screenwriting, Advanced Screenwriting, Documentary Production Seminar
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."
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.
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.
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.