recognitions & affiliations

RECOGNITIONS

AFFILIATIONS

SPEAKING

  • re:Maker Fair, Palo Alto Library & Mitchell Park Community Center, Palo Alto, CA (2018)
  • Ecocities in Action, Oakland, CA (2018)
  • d.school: Hasso Plattner Institute of Design at Stanford, Stanford University (2016)
  • National Association of Professional Organizers 25th Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA (2013)
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NAPO-SFBA Regional Conference, Santa Rosa, CA (2012)
  • Women’s Sustainable Business Network, San Francisco, CA (2012)

EDUCATION

  • Core Strengths Coaching, San Francisco State University
  • Institute for Challenging Disorganization (ICD) – Certificates of Study in Chronic Disorganization, Life Transitions, Learning Styles and Modalities, and Understanding the Needs of the Elderly CD Client.

IN THE COMMUNITY

Community volunteer work has been part of my life since my teens, and these days, my contributions in the local community center around organizing, education, and community-building activities with organizations that have included Creativity Explored, Ecocity Builders, First Exposures, Goodwill (as a community partner with the San Francisco, San Mateo and Marin chapter), Girl Scouts of Northern California & Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship Green Business Camp, Homeless Prenatal Program, Mission Girls / Mission Neighborhood Center, POWER (People Organized to Win Employment Rights), Rebuilding Together San Francisco, and Saint Francis Homeless Challenge.