Media Appearances


Professional Experience

  • Publisher/Editorial Director at The Princeton Review/Random House
  • Senior Editor at McGraw-Hill
  • Writer and German/English Translator at teNeues Publishing
  • Developmental editor and literary agent at The Pratt Literary Agency
  • Writer at Citibank/Bizzed.com
  • Promotions Manager at ESPN International
  • Curriculum Developer/English-Language Teacher at Anglo-American Institute
  • Business Development Manager at McNally Duffy Architects
  • Marketing Consultant/Copywriter at L & K Advertising Agency

Education/Professional Credentials


  • American Translators Association
  • Writers Guild of America
  • Media Professionals Worldwide


  • 1990-91 Erasmus Scholar in Business Studies, University of Cologne
  • 1992 B.A. (Honors) in Marketing, National University of Ireland
  • 1992 B.A. (Honors) in German and French, National University of Ireland
  • 1997/1998 Writing for New Media, Writing for Magazines, The New School, New York

International Experience

  • US/EU Citizen, Raised in Ireland
  • Educated in Ireland, Germany, and U.S.
  • Lived and worked in Ireland, France, Germany, Spain, and U.S.

Language Skills

  • Fluent German, French, and Spanish.
  • Conversational Italian.