Hi, I'm Danielle.
I'm a writer, speaker and communications consultant. My story of surviving colon cancer at age 17 sparked a passion for storytelling, blogging and helping others find their voice.
I've published several blogs, devotionals and articles including “Unexpected: 25 Daily Advent Devotionals.” I co-wrote “The Holiday Girls” fiction stories on the Bedtime Stories app with my daughter, Mae, and I am currently working on my first memoir and hoping a door opens to publish!
My personal story of surviving cancer has been told around the world through newspaper articles, blogs, TV and radio shows including The Today Show, BBC’s World Have Your Say, Sirius Radio’s Doctor Radio, The Chicago Tribune, among others. I enjoy speaking to provide education, inspiration and hope.
My passion for writing has led to award-winning work where strong strategy and creative content have proven to be the secret sauces to effective communications campaigns. As a freelance storyteller and communications strategist, I team up with agencies, small businesses and nonprofits to help them bloom and grow, and I teach workshops to help others tell their own stories. Learn more about me professionaly on my LinkedIn profile.
For fun, I can often be found baking my favorite chocolate chip cookie recipe and spending time with my family in our 1920's era-home we affectionately call the "Corner of Monroe" in the Kansas City area.