From college application essays, to personal memoirs, to professional cover letters, Kelsey will carefully guide you through all stages of your writing process. Her experience--as a teacher and as a writer--has prepared her to offer useful feedback on your work, whatever the genre. Kelsey's consultations are competitively priced and can be done electronically, over the phone, in a face-to-face setting, or in any combination most convenient for the client. Please email Kelsey at travelwritingprof@gmail.com to request assistance on one of your projects.

Professional Background

Kelsey teaches a range of composition courses at Brookdale Community College. Her areas of scholarly interest are critical discourse analysis and the scholarship of teaching and learning (SoTL). She has been involved in the field of education since 1996: From tutoring to teaching, from kindergarteners to adults--Kelsey enjoys working with a wide variety of people in many different educational contexts.

Conference Presentations

  • “Using Insight from the Social Sciences to Engage First-Year Composition Students in Editing” ATEG National Conference, presenter. Largo MD, 2015.

  • “Coaching the Coaches: Mentoring Adjuncts in the Teaching of Developing Writers” NJ CCC Best Practices Conference, presenter. West Windsor NJ, 2014.

  • “Maximizing Microsoft for Feedback and Grading” NJ Edge Best Practices Conference, poster presenter. Lincroft NJ, 2014.

  • “Developmental Program Reform: More Challenges for the Educationally Neglected Student” TYCA-Northeast Conference, moderator. Morristown NJ, 2013.

  • “Dynamic Feedback” TCNJ ITS Conference. Presenter. Ewing NJ, 2012.