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Recognition for

  • Birmingham Magazine: “The Hot List: The Terminal”. Vol. 47, No. 7, p. 168, 7/2007
  • The Birmingham News: Finalist, Birmingham’s Best Readers Poll, “Best Website” 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
  • Reynolds Journalism Institute: Michele’s List: Micro Local Sites
  • Journalism Accelerator: Community Publisher Profile: The Terminal, 9/1/2011


Conferences & Organizations:

  • Photocamp Birmingham: Introducing The Terminal. Homewood, AL, 4/21/2007
  • Birmingham Diversity Summit: Young Professionals Speak. Birmingham, AL, 11/1/2007
  • Alabama PRSA: To Blog or Not to Blog, Birmingham, AL, 2/12/2008
  • WordCamp Birmingham 2008: Panel: WordPress as a CMS, Birmingham, AL, 9/2008
  • IPSA Monthly meeting: WordPress & WordPress MU, Birmingham, AL. 10/9/2008
  • 2009 National Trust Main Streets Conference: Blogging 101: A Crash Course, Chicago, IL, 3/2009
  • BarCamp Chattanooga: Hyperlocal Blogging Panel (video), Chattanooga, TN, 7/25/2009
  • Social South: Panel: Social Media Conversation: Do Friends and Followers Matter?, 8/21/2009
  • BarCamp Memphis: Panel: Hyperlocals in the Southeast, Memphis, TN, 11/14/2009
  • Birmingham Business Alliance: Marketing in a Tough Economy, Panel: Social Media’s Effect on Mainstream Media and how to use it to your Advantage, 3/27/2009
  • Media of Birmingham: From Day Job to Freelance (moderator), Birmingham, AL. 9/21/2010
  • Block by Block Community News Summit: Panel: Making Community Engagement Work (video), Chicago, IL, 9/2010
  • FoodBlogSouth: Introduction to Blogging, Birmingham, AL, 1/2011
  • #mybxb chat: Engaging people one on one, via Twitter (Q1, Q2, Q3, Q4, Q5), 3/7/2011
  • Reynolds Journalism Institute: Hardly Strictly Young, Columbia, MO, 4/17-4/19/2011
  • Online News Association Conference: “If I Were in Charge, I’d ____” (video), Boston, MA, 9/24/2011
  • Block by Block Community News Summit: Panel: Defining, finding and engaging your community (video), Chicago, IL, 9/30/2011
  • FoodBlogSouth Teen: How To Set Up a Blog, Birmingham, AL, 1/28/2012
  • DesignAlabama Mayors design Summit, Prattville, AL, 2/8-2/9/2012
  • 2012 National Trust Main Streets Conference, Baltimore, MD
    • Building an Effective Online Community Strategy, 4/3/2012
    • Blogging 101: A Crash Course, 4/3/2012
    • To Tweet or Not to Tweet…, 4/4/2012
  • National Rosenwald Schools Conference, Share the Progress Digitally, Tuskegee, AL, 6/15/2012
  • WBHM-FM, Birmingham, AL, Issues and Ales: the Future of Journalism (panel), 10/4/2012
  • See Jane Write Birmingham (AL), Blogging and the Future of Community Journalism, 1/10/2013
  • Food Blog South 2013, Birmingham, AL, How to Set up a Blog, 1/26/2013
  • Sidewalk Film Festival E-Series, Birmingham, AL, Filling the Void: Vacant to Vibrant (panel), 2/26/2013
  • DesignAlabama Mayors Design Summit, Florence, AL, 2/4-2/6/2014

Career Days/Colleges:

  • Youth Leadership Forum (Birmingham, AL), 10/18/2007
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham, 4/2009, 1//2013
  • Savannah College of Art & Design, 11/2009
  • Parker High School (Birmingham, AL), 2/2011
  • Putnam Middle School (Birmingham. AL), 1/2013