We are a small team of experienced professionals, cross-trained to serve in many roles. Our multidisciplinary skillsets enable us to maximize the operational capacity and efficiency of our team.
Creative, Management, Solution Architecture, Usability
As President and Founder, Sarah leads the creative direction of our team, providing solutions to clients in all forms of digital media, strategic communications, and program development. She is at the helm of Breck’s day-to-day operations, managing projects ranging from technical to creative. Sarah enjoys collecting stamps on her passport and firmly believes that powder days should be holidays.
Proposals, Technical Writing, Project Management
Jedidiah has over a decade of proposal management and technical writing experience. Throughout his career in the healthcare industry he has focused on collaborating with cross-functional teams to develop meaningful solutions for potential clients, along with crafting concise and effective customized content with clear and compelling messaging in response to requests for new business in the private and public sector. Originally from Kansas City, Jedidiah currently lives in Denver with his wife and two children.
Proposals, Marketing, Technical Writing, Creative Writing
Stephanie is a writer with a wide range of experience from technical writing to proposals to blogging to email newsletters. She has provided compelling content for clients in varying industries such as government, medical, software, IT, and oil. She is frequently developing new ways for clients to strengthen their online presence. In her spare time Stephanie writes fiction (she won runner-up in the F. Scott Fitzgerald Literary Conference Short Story Contest in 2014) and tries to avoid managing any more school book fairs. She lives in Maryland with her husband and two children.
Project Management, Proposals, Social Media, Research
Kearsten Smith obtained her Master of Arts in English, and her career has focused on communicating complex ideas through writing. With extensive experience in guiding programs and overseeing operations, she brings her effective management skills to the team. She currently resides in Kansas City, and enjoys cheering for the local sports teams.
Graphic Design, Web Design, Analytics, Mobile Development
Elijah is a recent graphic design graduate from Robert Morris University. He is well-versed in print and web design, user interfaces/HIG, rapid prototyping, and has garnered experience creating mobile applications with Apple’s Swift/Objective-C programming language and Xcode IDE. Elijah had the opportunity to travel to London while earning his BFA, which he regards as one of the best experiences to experience the differences in other cultures.
In her 25-plus years as a writer and editor, Pam has worked in a number of fields that include corporate communications and marketing, publishing and journalism. She is well versed in Chicago and AP styles, and is attuned to audience, messaging and clear and concise presentation of information. One constant thread has run through her career: a deep respect for writing in all its forms and fascination with preserving and drawing out the author’s voice. She believes that a good editor has to get inside of the writing and understand its rhythm before clarifying and enhancing it. She also knows that you can never fact-check enough!
Graphic Design, Branding
Beckie has over twenty years of graphic design experience designing e-learning materials, the company web site, presentations-a-plenty, banner ads, web graphics, trade show booth animations, animated videos, and many other creative components that were passionately dreamt up during company brainstorming sessions. Beckie has merged her corporate experience and business with her role as a graphic designer able to transform concepts into intuitive visual representation by way of graphic models, infographics, e-learning components, and animated visual stories. When she is not at her computer she loves enjoying the warm weather, sandy beaches, and salt air.
Animation, Editing, Design
Steve is a freelance Motion Designer with a passion for creative and challenging work. He has extensive experience in compositing, visual effects design, and video editing. He received a B.A. in Illustration and a B.F.A in Entertainment Art and Animation from the California State University of Fullerton. Steve enjoys working on projects where he can apply his knowledge and expertise to create well-composed and visually dynamic projects.
Proposals, Technical Writing
Katherine McKinsey is a technical proposal writer with over 7 years of experience responding to Federal RFPs. She has a BA in English from The Ohio State University and an MS in Technical Communication from North Carolina State University. With Shipley certifications in Federal Proposal Writing and Capture, Katherine is well-versed in all aspects of the proposal development process.
Alicia Felton received a Master's degree in Education from James Madison University, with a concentration in Math & Science. For the last 7 years she has been teaching Algebra, and is now transferring those skills over to Accounting. Originally from the Philadelphia area, she lives in Virginia with her husband, newborn baby, and dog, where she enjoys lots of activities such as swimming, scrapbooking, and finding the nearest Wawa.