Solid track record of improving local communities through leadership of diverse non-profit group organizations, with direct oversight of annual budgets ranging from less than $100 to over $1 million, involving travel to twelve countries across four continents.


  • Founder/Organizer: South Bay Creative Writers Group (weekly meet-ups, 2015-present)
  • Founder/Organizer: South Bay Creative Comedy¬†Group (twice-weekly meet-ups, 2015-present)
  • Organizer: South Bay Social Dogs (twice-monthly meet-ups, 2016-present)
  • Tournament Director-Ice Hockey: Sydney Gay Games 2002 (2001-2002)
  • Board Member: Federation of Gay Games (1998-2005)
  • Treasurer: Seattle’s Freedom Day Committee (1994-1997)
  • Founder/Board of Directors: International Gay & Lesbian Ice Hockey Association (1992-2005)
  • President: Orange County Cultural Pride (1991-1993)