Online Program Concepts & Product Management

Charles Eisenstein(author, speaker, transition activist)  ~
Program/Product Management (aka "Entropy Taming")  ~

  • Oversee online programs and develop product concept to seamlessly transition live course into self-guided formats providing ongoing access for large, active audiences
  • ​Work with Charles and team on creative ideas for new online programs and other content 
  • Strategize, organize and roll-out at least two new immersive, eight-week programs per year, serving apx. 1,000 audience members at launch, with ongoing new admissions
  • Provide Facebook oversight, live call moderating, and audience management to facilitate sessions, assignments and social interaction
  • Manage revenue, gift adjustment increases/refunds, usage data-tracking and program stats
  • Collaborate with tech developer to plan future upgrades and releases of product

AltSchool ~
Berthold Academy  ~
New Program Design & Platform Integration

  • Support Berthold Academy's CEO/Founder and Head of School in visioning and defining core values and educational programs in alignment with AltSchool platform integration
  • Work with AltSchool and educational staff to organize resources and workflow as we develop and launch new programs within the school and new technical platform
  • Define schoolwide Personal Development programming by leveraging AltSchool's Character Labintegration and personalized tools for goal-setting along with integrating Mindful Schoolscurriculum
  • Co-define meta-structure for staff to use in delivering project-based learning, so that students "learn how to learn, " and develop experiential learning program format across disciplines for all staff to organize and web for program consistency

Hoppel Design(partnership on projects for Charles Eisenstein)
Content Management System Design & Site Integration ~

  • Write requirements for project to integrate three separate websites and user databases into one system now serving over 6,500 users with variable content rights in WordPress
  • Work with technical architect at Hoppel Design to refine, test, migrate legacy content, launch
  • Co-envision scalable interface requirements to serve multiple current and future products
  • Co-define registration process to include user-determined payment flexibility
  • Launch management including Constant Content and Facebook communication as needed to support initial 3,000 persons migrating into new system

Food, Mindfulness, & Education Programming

Berthold Academy  ~

  • Design programming related to Food and Health, including program definition  and integration plans, securing donations from area retailers and overseeing fundraising via FarmRaiser to support further development
  • Website content development to support Mindfulness and Culinary programs
  • Emphasize programming related to specialized learners, including workflow and analysis of potential new programs to support, such as increased Personal Development goal-setting, MindfulSchools and Unstuck & On Target.
  • Published article for VivaReston January/February 2017 issue: Reinventing Education

Five Stones Wellness Center  ~  http://fivestoneswellness.comHealth Programs & Consulting

  • Consultant/Director, Educational Programs, Five Stones Institute
  • Co-Creator, Circle of Wellness seasonal intensive, with physician Dr. Martha Calihan, Five Stones Institute 
  • Nutrition and Health Counselor, creating individualized nutrition plans and providing direct 1:1 counseling, Integrative Functional Medicine Center
  • Board Member, Five Stones Wellness Center

Viva Tysons magazine,  ~
Regular Features Writer focusing on education and wellness. A few sample article titles include:

Down Syndrome Association - Northern Virginia

  • Designed and ran Whole Foods & Healthy Choices program, including hands-on cooking and health instruction to young adults with Down Syndrome and their families
  • Four-week sessions that included group counseling, cooking demos, qi-gong/yoga movement sessions, and field trips to local Whole Foods
  • Secured donations of food, instructional sessions by Whole Foods staff
  • Received Seed Grant Award to NutriCurious for program development, Institute for Integrative Nutrition