Portfolio

Below are some of the published articles I’ve enjoyed creating. I’ve written extensively in the collision repair industry, but I’m always eager to expand my knowledge on a variety of topics and in other industries.

CREF Helps Student-Turned-Industry-Pro Clear Collision’s Hurdles
Written on behalf of the Collision Repair Education Foundation. Printed in Body Shop Business When the Collision Repair Education Foundation
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Get to Know WIN’s 2019 MIW Honorees
Published in Autobody News The Women’s Industry Network (WIN) recently announced that four women will be honored as Most Influential Women (MIW)
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Get to Know WIN’s 2018 MIW Honorees
Published in Autobody News The Women’s Industry Network (WIN) recently announced that four women will be honored as Most Influential Women (MIW)
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Women in Automotive Empower One Another at 2019 Winter Conference
Published in Autobody News On Dec. 15-16, 2019, Women in Automotive (WIA) hosted its 2019 Winter Conference at the Omni Rancho Las
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AWAF Hosts Seminar on Emotional Intelligence
Published in Autobody News On June 8, the Automotive Women’s Alliance Foundation (AWAF) hosted a Professional Development Workshop on Emotional Intelligence (EI)
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Kim Barks Teaches Girl Scouts Automotive Care Basics in St. Charles, MO
Published in Autobody News April 1 might have been April Fool’s Day, but Kim Barks, owner of Complete Car and RV Repair in
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Collision Repair’s Unsung Hero: How Does CREF Distribute In-Kind Donations to Vo-Tech Schools Around the U.S.?
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NABC® Leadership Shares 2021 Outlook
Published in Autobody News by Chasidy Rae Sisk The new year has arrived in full force, and though many of
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Politics, Guns, Religion and Other Things You Should Never Talk About in Your Shop: IGONC’s November Tireside Chat
Printed in Autobody News On November 19th, Carfix owner Mike Allen hosted the Independent Garage Owners of North Carolina’s (IGONC)
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MSCRA and GCIA Hire New Executive Director, Josh Kent Expands Leadership to Five States
Printed in Autobody News The Mississippi Collision Repair Association (MSCRA) and the Georgia Collision Industry Association (GCIA) recently hired the
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The difference between the almost-right word & the right word is really a large matter—it’s the difference between the lightning-bug & the lightning.

— Mark Twain, letter to George Bainton, October 15, 1888