Beyond Ho-Hum Communications Consulting works with people from socially responsible businesses, not-for-profit-but-for-purpose organizations, educational institutions, community groups and good folks doing progressive work in their neighborhoods. Our bailiwick is “communications consulting” which is a fancy way of saying we write and we talk, but most importantly, we listen. We question. We learn about your organization. We wonder why … Continue reading Beyond Ho-Hum Communications Consulting


Media & Communications Resume

My experience includes website & social media development, branding & communication strategies, project management and creating an outstanding online user experience. I have successfully created and managed a university communication office. I have extensive writing, teaching and public speaking experience. In addition to both large public and small private universities, I've worked in business, government and with not­-for-­profit organizations.  I offer innovative branding and communication strategies with the project management … Continue reading Media & Communications Resume

Content Management System

Project: Design, Code & Implement CMS at University of Richmond Description: In-house creation and implementation of a Content Management System (CMS) at the University of Richmond. According to the University's metrics for the 2007-08 academic year, the CMS we created provided the tools for 185 editors to easily maintain 125 unique University web sites. (Source: … Continue reading Content Management System

Northstar Academy website

Project: Northstar Academy Website Design Description: Northstar Academy is a private, non-profit, K-12 school located in Richmond, Virginia for students with learning challenges. GIC, a web solutions company, was approached to evaluate marketing efforts and redesign their web presence. Problem: Enrollment was declining. Although Northstar's retention rate - both students and teachers - was outstanding, getting the … Continue reading Northstar Academy website