Visiting Professor of Mass Communication
Newsgathering, Media Law & Ethics, PR Writing
• Public Relations Specialist , GVTC Communications, 2009-2010
• Senior Business Reporter, San Antonio Express-News, 1997-2009
• Reporter/Online Editor, San Antonio Business Journal, 1991-1997
• Award of Excellence, Women in Communications Inc. San Antonio Professional Chapter, Technology Reporting, 2006.
• The Philip True Journalism Award, San Antonio Express-News, Reporter of the Year, 2004.
• Award of Merit, Society of American Business Editors and Writers, Best Spot News, 1999.
• Honorable Mention, The Associated Press Managing Editors Association of Texas, Business Reporting, 1999.
• Watermark Award, American Water Works Association-Texas Section, for Raising Public Awareness of Water Issues, 1996.
• Award of Excellence, Women in Communications Inc. San Antonio Professional Chapter, Mass Media Publication Investigative Series, 1995.
MA, Communication, University of Texas at San Antonio
BA, Communication, Trinity University, 1991
Multimedia storytelling, cultural politics of body modification