Jennifer Burge – Author

Jennifer has twenty years of professional and cultural experience as a management consultant and certified project manager working in ten countries. While living in the United States, Germany, the Netherlands, Singapore, and Australia, she has acquired extensive knowledge of what it takes to be a professional across the globe.

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EmailJennifer@WorldwisePublications.com

Australian Society of Authors Profile: https://www.asauthors.org/memberportfolios/jennifer-burge

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Author Summary 

  • Travel memoirist, Author of The Devil Wears Clogs and Singapore Salvation. Nonfiction writing with a sense of humor for those with a sense of adventure.
  • Global career professional with multi-cultural technology leadership experience in Australia, America, Europe, & Asia.
  • Public speaking in America and Australia on the challenges and rewards of moving one’s life and career abroad.
  • Practical experience from a life on four continents & travel to 46 nations
  • Blogger on global life at: www.WorldwisePublications.com
  • Columnist for ExpatFocus.com

 Publications

  • Singapore Salvation, Asian Travel Memoir, Worldwise Publications, December 2015
  • The Devil Wears Clogs, European Travel Memoir, Satalyte Publishing, September 2014
  • Forthcoming Title, Australian Travel Memoir, to be published 2017
  • “Is Australia Really Trying to Kill Me?” ~ ExpatFocus.com, November 2015
  • “Road Rules” ~ ExpatFocus.com, October 2015
  • “On Brisbane” ~ ExpatFocus.com, September 2015
  • “A Double Life” ~ ExpatFocus.com, August 2015
  • “Ba Na Bliss,” The Guide Magazine, January 2011
  • “In The Emperor’s Footsteps,” The Guide Magazine, October 2010
  • “Mekong River Run,” The Guide Magazine, August 2010
  • “Descending Into the Bay,” The Guide Magazine, August 2010
  • “Street Life,” The Guide Magazine, August 2010

Writing Activities and Memberships

  • The Devil Wears Clogs 2015 US Book Tour, Author Talks & Book signings in Phoenix, Omaha, Des Moines, Chicago, Cleveland, Columbus, Maplewood, Montclair, Boston, & Providence
  • Byron Bay Library Author Talks, 2015 & 2016
  • Moreton Bay Libraries Author Talks, 2015 & 2016
  • Brisbane City Libraries Author Talks, 2016
  • Gold Coast Libraries Author Talks, 2016
  • Sunshine Coast Libraries Author Talks, 2016
  • Member, Queensland Writers’ Center, 2012 – Present
  • Full member, Australian Society of Authors (ASA), 2013 – Present

Author’s Platform/Social Media Presence

Work History

  • Author at Worldwise Publications, November 2014 – Present
  • Author, 2012-2014
  • Global project/program manager at American and European technology firms, August 1994 – October 2012
  • Project management in USA (7 yrs.), Germany (1 yr.), Netherlands (5 yrs.), Singapore (4 yrs.), Australia (5 yrs.)

 Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree, Foreign Language, The Ohio State University 1994
  • Association for Project Management (APM) Certification, London 2005
  • Master’s Certificate in Project Management, George Washington School of Business, London 2007
  • Certified Project Management Professional (PMP), Amsterdam 2007