The work samples below provide a sense of my writing style and expertise. However, this is not a complete portfolio. Please feel free to contact me to request additional clips and samples.


Recipe for Romance
Why Is That Flag Checkered, Anyway?

Feature Articles

At Home With Attack Theatre, Designing Home Lifestyles, Fall 2009
Trail of a Terrorist, The Point Magazine, Spring 2009
From Couture to Cool: The Payoff in Consignment and Resale Stores, Pop City, March 2009
The Visiting Guide to Shadyside, Pop City, October 2007


H&SS News (Carnegie Mellon), Fall 2008
Pitt Dental Magazine, Summer/Fall 2009

Press Releases

Media Advisory: Republican Party's Search of Anchor, Identity May Begin at 2008 Convention, Says Carnegie Mellon Expert
Why Play a Losing Game? Carnegie Mellon Study Uncovers Why Low-Income People Buy Lottery Tickets
Awareness and Analysis of Tobacco Advertising May Go a Long Way (Baby) to Prevent Teen Smoking

Sales materials

Drew Mathieson Center greenhouse sales sheets

Web copy

Kelly Ackerman Graphic Design and Photography
Tests.com: Pilot Tests
Tests.com: CPA Exam