Curriculum Vitae

Certifications

  • Sexuality, Gender, and Justice Educator (In Progress)
  • Abortion Doula
  • Vinyasa Yoga Teacher, Yoga Alliance RYS 200 Hour Training
    • University of Washington Recreation
      June, 2020
  • Domestic Violence Volunteer Advocacy
    • New Beginnings
      October, 2017

Training

  • Sexological Bodywork & Somatic Sex Education
  • Hridaya Tantra Yoga
    • Sacred Embodiment Community
      July, 2020 March, 2021
  • Mindful Sex
  • Cultural Somatic Theory & Practice
  • Holistic Sex Education
    • Institute for Sexuality Education & Enlightenment 
    • February, 2018 – present

Workshops and Presentations

I am proud to have worked with the Consent Academy on all presentations except those marked with an asterisk*.

  • *Supporting Survivors of Sexual Trauma
    • New Beginnings Seattle; Online via Zoom; October 12, 2021
  • How Do I Know I’m Ready to Consent?
    • Online via Zoom; September 23, 2021
  • Consent and Anti-Racism
    • Online via Zoom; March 14 & September 12, 2021
  • Consent and Leadership: Dealing with Power
    • Online via Zoom; February 6 & August 7, 2021
  • Consent and Leadership: Building Better Communication
    • Online via Zoom; July 24, 2021
  • Consent and Leadership: Building a Framework
    • Online via Zoom; July 10, 2021
  • Consent and Psychological First Aid
    • Federation of the Blind; Online via Zoom; July 7, 2021
  • Consent for Systemic Change
    • Online via Zoom; October 11, 2020 & June 13, 2021
  • Consent and Youth
    • Federation of the Blind; Online via Zoom; May 22, 2021
  • Sexual Consent
    • Cornish College of the Arts; Online via Zoom; April 11, 2021
  • Consent and Leadership: Working with Trauma
    • Online via Zoom; March 20, 2021
  • Consent Basics
    • Online via Zoom; April 16, May 21, June 18, July 16 & August 20, 2020; January 21 & March 18, 2021
  • Consent and Leadership: Intersecting Challenges
    • Online via Zoom; March 6, 2021
  • Consent for Sex Therapists and Educators
    • Antioch University; Online via Zoom; January 16, 2021
  • Consent for Leadership
    • Online via Zoom; January 7 & 14, 2020
  • *Blurred Lines: The Grey Areas of Consent
    • BLACK SWEAT: Black Sexuality Educator Series by Ante Up!; Online via Zoom; November 29, 2020
  • Consent and Anti-Racism 102
    • Online via Zoom; November 22, 2020
  • *Sexuality Panelist on Health Day
    • Young Women Empowered; Online via Zoom; November 22, 2020
  • Trauma Responses: Beyond Fight, Flight, and Freeze
    • Online via Zoom; July 23 & November 15, 2020
  • Blurred Lines: The Grey Areas of Consent
    • Online via Zoom; October 25, 2020
  • Consent for Systemic Change
    • Online via Zoom; October 11, 2020
  • Transformative Accountability
    • Online via Zoom; August 22 & 29, 2020
  • The Intersection of Consent and Whiteness
    • Online via Zoom; July 12, 2020
  • Consent for Sex Therapists
    • Northwest Institute on Intimacy; Online via Zoom; June 25, 2020
  • The Enthusiastic Yes
    • Online via Zoom; May 14, 2020
  • Foundations of Consent
    • Various Seattle Public Libraries; May 17, July 19, August 16, September 20, & November 15, 2018; January 17, February 21, March 21, April 18, May 16, June 20, July 18, August 15, September 19, October 17, & November 21, 2019; January 16, & February 20, 2020
  • Consent and Leadership
    • Seattle, WA; February 17 & 19, 2020
  • Consent and Flirting
    • Seattle, WA; February 13, 2020
  • Consent Intensive – Consent Risk Profile, Consent for Leadership, and Transformative Accountability
    • Salt Lake City, UT; January 17, 18, & 19, 2020
  • Consent and Martial Arts
    • Seven Star Women’s Kung Fu, Seattle, WA; December 4, 2019
  • Consent and Tantra
    • Seattle Tantra Center, Seattle, WA; October 12, 2019
  • Consent and BDSM
    • Gothic Pride, Seattle, WA; August 10, 2019
  • Consent Educator Retreat
    • Portland, OR; July 27 & 28, 2019
  • Introduction to Consent Essentials
    • Portland, OR; July 26, 2019
  • Consent for Sex Therapists
    • Antioch University, Seattle, WA; July 14, 2019
  • Consent for Sex Therapists
    • Northwest Institute on Intimacy, Seattle, WA; June 27, 2019
  • Consent for Leadership
    • Burning Man Camp Leaders, Seattle, WA; June 25 & 27, 2019
  • Consent and BDSM
    • Dark Flower, Seattle, WA; June 23, 2019
  • Consent for Leadership
    • Kinky Salon, Seattle, WA; June 15, 2019
  • Consent Advocate Training
    • Full Circle Kink, Seattle, WA; June 4, 2019
  • *Sexual Diversity Panelist for Psychology of Human Sexuality
    • Seattle Central Community College, Seattle, WA; May 3, 2019
  • Consent Scenarios for Sexual Assault Awareness Month
    • University of Washington, Seattle, WA; April 11, 2019
  • Consent and Tantra
    • Moksha Tantra Center, Seattle, WA; January 12 & March 17, 2019
  • Consent and Negotiation
    • Kitsap Aces, Bremerton, WA; November 17, 2018
  • Consent and BDSM
    • Subspace, Tukwila, WA; October 5, 2018

Conference Presentations

  • Consent and BDSM
    What to Do When Your Consent is Violated
    What to Do When You Are Accused of a Consent Violation
    • Kink Fest, Portland, OR; April 20 & 21, 2019
  • Unconference Facilitation
    • Consent Fest, Seattle, WA; March 9, 2019

Work and Volunteer Experience

  • Board of Directors Member at The Pan Eros Foundation
    • Seattle, WA; November, 2020 – present
      • Serve as a member of the board of directors for a non-profit arts and education organization focused on consent and sexuality.
      • Participate in shaping the organizational mission, vision, values, and strategic plan.
      • Give feedback on organizational events and decision-making.
      • Vote to approve budget reports.
      • Brainstorm fundraising ideas, and personally fundraise a yearly target amount.
  • Educator at The Consent Academy
    • Seattle, WA; February, 2018 – present
      • Educate on the basics and nuances of consent, negotiation, power dynamics, stress and trauma responses, and accountability.
      • Develop customized curriculum for clients.
      • Consult with individuals and organizations to process consent incidents, resolve conflicts, and develop safety and support plans to deal with consent violations.
      • Facilitator of a monthly consent discussion group for all genders called Consent Chat (July, 2020 – present).
      • Facilitator of a monthly consent discussion group for women, genderfluid, and nonbinary folks (June, 2019 to May, 2020).
      • Act as a consent advocate at sex-positive events, promoting consent culture and providing support for those experiencing consent incidents. 
  • Volunteer Advocate at New Beginnings
    • Seattle, WA; December, 2017 – present
      • Co-facilitator of a weekly domestic violence survivors’ support group, providing psycho-education on intimate partner violence and trauma-informed emotional support.
  • Sexual Attitudes Reassessment (S.A.R.) Small Group Facilitator at:
  • Institute for Sexuality Education and Enlightenment
    • Online via Zoom; May 14 – 16 & September 17 – 19, 2021
  • Antioch University Sex Therapy Program
    • Online via Zoom; January 15 – 17 & July 16 – 18, 2021
    • Seattle, WA; July 13 – 14, 2019
  • Northwest Institute on Intimacy
    • Online via Zoom; June 24 – 25, 2021
      • Facilitated discussions in small groups to explore personal reactions and biases. SARs are professional development opportunities that provide continuing education credits for sexuality educators, counselors, and therapists.
  • Volunteer Advocate at Technology-Enabled Coercive Control (TECC) Clinic
    • Seattle, WA; October, 2018 – March, 2019
      • Provided trauma-informed emotional support to those experiencing digital abuse from intimate partners while reviewing privacy on devices
      • Assisted in creating safety plans alongside a technology advocate.

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, University of Washington
    • Seattle, WA; 2014