After graduating from Cal Poly with a degree in journalism, Courtney managed reporters and produced newscasts on deadline for KSBY-TV. Some of the stories she initiated, including a piece on a dying mom with a charming bucket list, captivated audiences nationwide.
As an account manager for BCA, she connects the dots for clients using community ties, the latest technology, new media and creativity to make their projects successful. Recognized by the San Luis Obispo Tribune in 2015 as one of its Top 20 under 40, she has helped BCA win the prestigious California Poppy tourism award, and her efforts have been recognized with ADDY, Telly and Communicator awards.
Active in local theater, she is an avid volunteer, working with organizations like Glean SLO, Get on the Bus, and Lifelong Learners, which fulfills the daily needs people take for granted, such as food, family connections and adult education.