Project highlights from 2016

2016 has been one of the most tumultuous years in my recent memory: geo-politically, socially, and even philosophically speaking.  Look, I've been doing social impact/progressive/justice & intersectionality-oriented communications work for nearly 15 years now. But this year's election? Simply put, "unpresidented." Now more than ever, in this so-called "post-truth" era of brazen falsehoods and dangerously … Continue reading Project highlights from 2016

Recent Projects: Creative Direction, Art Direction, and Design Production

Design has been taking up more of my time this year, and I'm proud to share some great research reports we've been working on, including: linking innovation with inclusion for a more sustainable San Diego economy; the social impacts of DAPA on immigrant families' well-being; strengthening leadership development programs for social movement building; and expanding … Continue reading Recent Projects: Creative Direction, Art Direction, and Design Production

Storytelling: Gender & Social Justice Movements [video]

... ORGANIZATION National Gender & Equity Campaign's Organizational Fellowship Program  MY ROLES Editing, filming/interviewing; Production team member (concept development, story-boarding, planning); Training staff & grantees on digital storytelling, filming, and equipment use; This storytelling video module was created for a gender equity training and project planning session with 12 AAPI grassroots organizations in California and … Continue reading Storytelling: Gender & Social Justice Movements 

The “BRIDGE Democracy” Blog

  When the 3 year capacity-building program for National Gender and Equity (NGEC) program came to a close, staff needed to preserve the NGEC content but also to continue blogging as a new entity.  I helped rebrand the URL and migrate all the content to a new WordPress site: http://www.bridgedemocracy.org Initially, AAPIP incubated the fledgling … Continue reading The “BRIDGE Democracy” Blog