School Visits


I'm now booking for the 2019-2020 school year! Learn more about my programs HERE.

Speaking Engagements


Please consider me for speaking opportunities. I am a seasoned speaker and presenter. My public speaking experience includes:

Staff enrichment speaker (schools)
Speaker/ Presenter (SCBWI)
Panel participant (SCBWI)
School Author visits
Library program presenter
Festival author presentations
Mom's group presentations
Girl Scout troop presentations


If you would like to schedule a speaking engagement, school visit, keynote or conference presentation please contact me HERE.



Put me on the calendar:

Booking School Visits Now for 2019-2020!

Upcoming School Visits:

October 2019

St. Alban's School

Washington, DC

Matthew Maury Elementary

Alexandria, VA

Daniels Run Elementary

Fairfax, VA

January 2020

Jamestown Elementary

Arlington, VA

February 2020

Sully Elementary

Sterling, VA

Dominion Trail Elementary

Ashburn, VA

March 2020

Meadowland Elementary School

Sterling, VA

Madison's Trust Elementary School

Ashburn, VA

Loudoun Country Day School

Leesburg, VA

Lincoln-Hubbard School

Summit, NJ

Washington School

Summit, NJ





Save the Date!


January 25, 2020

ALA Midwinter Conference

3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. signing & giveaway: Little Red Rhyming Hood and Flash and Gleam: Light in Our World

Booth #845 (Eastern PA SCBWI)

Pennsylvania Convention Center

1101 Arch Street 
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

March 4, 2020

12x12 Picture Book Challenge

Webinar Presenter: Writing Rhyming Picture Books

2 p.m. EST


March 13-15, 2020

2020 MD/DE/WV SCBWI Annual Conference

Speaker: The Science of Picture Book Structure

Maritime Conference Center

Linthicum Heights, MD


​April 18, 2020

10:00 a.m.

Earth Day Kickoff

The Earth Gives More, The Bug Book

Ashburn Library

43316 Hay Road

Ashburn, VA

April 19, 2020

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Author reading and presentation

National Library Week Celebration

Chinn Park Regional Library

13065 Chinn Park Drive

Woodbridge, VA