Poetry Publications: The New Guard Review Vol. VII, November 2018 vox poetica, May 2018, June 2018, November 2018 The Ekphrastic Review, January 2018, November 2018 Grey Sparrow Journal, January 2018 Tiferet Journal, Understood Pasts and Uncertain Futures, January 2016 April Poem-A-Thon 2016, April 2016 (30 poems) Zocalo Public Square, Essay, What it Means to be American, December 2015 Poetry Workshops: The Writer's Hotel, NYC, 2017, 2018 Writer’s Center, Bethesda, MD, 2015-2018, Sun Magazine, Esalen, CA, 2015, 2016, 2017 Iowa University Online Workshop 2016 Readings: Montgomery College, Silver Spring, Maryland, October 2018 (Craig Kraft "The Urge to Mark" exhibition) Writer's Center, Bethesda, Maryland 2018 Bowery Poetry Café, NYC, June 2017, June 2018 Van Ness North Cooperative, Washington, DC May 2016 Ragged Mountain Lodge, Andover, NH, July 2016 Word Works, Washington, DC, December 2015 Gibson’s Bookstore, Concord, NH, August 2015 Awards: FY 2019 Individual Poetry Fellowship from DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities
What Came Before Poetry?
Senior Advisor to the Director, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution 2011 to 2014
Executive Producer, Smithsonian Entertainment, Smithsonian Business Ventures 1996-2000
Manager of Multimedia, Smithsonian Institution, 1984-1996
K12, Inc. Vice-President, Media and Editorial, 2000-2002
Principal: Lee Woodman Media, Inc. 2002-2011
Library of Congress
World Bank Group – International Finance Corporation
Deluxe Digital Media
Fulbright Program, Council for International Exchange of Scholars, Department of State
MA in Art Education, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford, Connecticut; BA in Art, Colby College, Waterville, Maine, Junior Year Abroad, University of Paris, l’Institut d’Art et d’Archéologie
Multiple radio, web, and film awards including five CINEs, two NY International Film Blue Ribbons, three Gracies from American Women in Radio and Television, CINDY Award, Ohio State Award, CPB Award, National Education Award, Columbus Chris Award, Yahoo Outstanding Website and USA Today Hotpick for “Experiencing War.”
*This project was supported by the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, which receives support from the National Endowment for the Arts.