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I am an adventure seeking, creative individual who is passionate about digital communications! I excel in social media and creative writing.
I dabble in poetry and love a good book. I am a big dreamer and an avid believer in peace, love and happiness.

Metro Parks - Central Ohio Park System
Fall brings colorful changes in your Metro Parks - Metro Parks - Central Ohio Park System

Fall offers crisp morning air, bright blue skies and breathtaking vistas bursting with brilliant colors. It's the perfect time to lace up your hiking boots and explore the splendor of fall in your Metro Parks. BLACKLICK WOODS Behold the beauty of fall at Blacklick Woods. Park at the nature center and hike the Multipurpose Trail.

Metro Parks - Central Ohio Park System
The scoop on poop: Nature's disposable diaper - Metro Parks - Central Ohio Park System

The natural world is full of intriguing, and sometimes gross, wonders. Robins exemplify these fascinating and revolting wonders while feeding their young. Baby robins stay in the nest for nearly two weeks. During that time, they eat around 350 insects and worms a day. That adds up to a lot of poop!

Metro Parks - Central Ohio Park System
Summer paddles you don't want to miss - Metro Parks - Central Ohio Park System

BATTELLE DARBY CREEK There's nothing like paddling the pristine waters of Big Darby Creek on a warm summer day. The sunlight filters through the trees and turns the creek into a large mirror where everything above is reflected onto the water below. The breathtaking scenery is sure to delight your senses as you canoe or kayak downstream.

Public Relations and Social Media Specialist

Columbus and Franklin County Metro Parks Facebook Page

Columbus and Franklin County Metro Parks (Metro Parks) is a public agency serving the citizens of Central Ohio by providing a regional system of clean, safe, natural area parks. Metro Parks features 19 outstanding natural area parks with more than 200 miles of trails and over 27,000 acres of land in seven Central Ohio counties. The mission of Metro Parks is to conserve open spaces, while providing places and opportunities that encourage people to discover and experience nature. Annually,...

ADAMH Success Stories

Monumental Loss Fuels Sobriety - ADAMH

Tami grew up in Whitehall and struggled with anxiety throughout her childhood. She was prescribed Xanax when she was 15 years old to help alleviate the issue; however, she became addicted and sought out other drugs. She became addicted to opiates and benzodiazepines. Tami continued to abuse ...

A Mother's Fight for Sobriety - ADAMH

Every day, Emily wakes up with her daughters. She gets them ready for school, drops them off and then heads into work. After work, she picks up her daughters, makes dinner and helps them with their homework. For Emily, this is a great life. However, in 2014, ...

Sally Finds Success in the Sunshine and an Active Life - ADAMH

Sally Shaffer lives a very active life, but it has taken her a while to manage living with Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) and major depression. Shaffer began to notice her symptoms when she was in her twenties, but said that her story began before her diagnosis and ...

Success through Perseverance and Faith - ADAMH

Tamika Johnson suffered major losses in her life, but through her faith in God, she was able to overcome her struggles. However, Jonhson's journey to happiness was full of challenges, including mental health and substance abuse issues. After the death of her father, Johnson became suicidal, but didn't seek ...

Tim's Story: A Place to Call Home - ADAMH

Years ago, Tim Wheat could have been found sleeping in empty parking garages and various homeless camps throughout Columbus. Now, you'll find him in his home, a place he can truly call his own. Tim's struggles began at a young age. He had his first drink when ...

Duane Crooks - Small Progress Leads to Big Changes - ADAMH

Duane Crooks is quite the optimist. The OSU graduate was dual-diagnosed with schizoaffective bipolar disorder in 2003. Instead of defining himself by his diagnosis, he defines himself by who he is; a man with hopes and dreams who also happens to have a mental illness. In 2004, ...

Success Through Faith - ADAMH

Thell Robinson III, a towering man of almost six feet, had a hardened smile and a firm handshake. To see him now, no one would think that the dapper businessman had previously been a well-known drug dealer. Sobriety had transformed him. Thell's desk was covered with inspirational ...

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