Melanie Obitz-Bukartek is the Founder and CEO of Unhindered Writing, where she teaches people of all ages to experience and leverage a powerful tool: writing. She is the Founder of The Collegiate Writer, an author, speaker, and an award-winning educator. Melanie has taught the powerful influence of writing as a Professor at Foundry College, an Instructional Designer at the University of Delaware, and a University Instructor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She was the District-Wide Literacy Curriculum Coordinator for Poudre School District, a School-Wide Instructional Coach for Fairfax County Public Schools, and a Classroom Teacher for Anne Arundel County Public School.
She graduated from the Indiana University of Pennsylvania with her bachelor’s in elementary education. Then she received her master’s in education from Johns Hopkins University. She went on to the University of Wisconsin-Madison to earn her PhD in education: curriculum and instruction, literacy studies with a minor in creative writing. Melanie lives in Delaware with her husband, son, and two dogs. They can often be found on the beach or the tennis courts.
What does it really mean to be a skilled and effective writer? Have you often wondered about the transformational benefits outstanding writing can have on your brand?
At the heart of every good writer is the ability to communicate clearly through written skills — and Melanie Obitz-Bukartek is a proven instructor in her field. She uses her knowledge and experience to teach businesses the powerful and unique perspective of establishing value through written communication. You have the power to unharness the transformational benefits of writing — you just need to commit and begin.
In this episode of Access To Anyone, Michael Roderick sits down with Melanie Obitz-Bukartek, Founder and CEO of Unhindered Writing, to talk about the powerful tool and benefit of written communication. Melanie explains how written and verbal communication has evolved over time, proven business strategies, and how to overcome limitations programmed from our past through positivity.
If you could meet any living person, who would that be?
Melanie Obitz-Bukartek would like to meet Terri Trespicio. Melanie is enamored and inspired by the work Terri is doing to help others and her determination to live the life that is best for her.
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