“If you are at all connected digitally – you know Dean …” –
 Austin American-Statesman

“… entertainment and media whiz… ”
– Austin Chronicle

Leaders in Austin Music 2016, City of Austin and Austin Music Foundation
N.E.W. Leadership Texas, University of Texas, Faculty 2017 & 2018, nonpartisan political training for college women


Thanks for visiting. Please find me on your favorite social media as @tdeanadams.

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Since 1997 I’ve designed and taught non-academic, community writing workshops such as Write Your Life as a Woman, Collecting Your Memories and the Closet Fiction Writer’s Workshop. Most recently I presented the class as Faculty-in-Residence for the 2017 N.E.W. Leadership Texas, a national nonpartisan political training program for college women, hosted by the Women’s and Gender Studies Department at the University of Texas, and will return in 2018 also.

I also offer one-to-one coaching/mentoring sessions for writing projects. My credits include: Associate Editor for Texas EMS Magazine, commentary in Austin Monthly and Austin American-Statesman; recent essays and the previous long-running “skirt tales” column in the original skirt! Magazine; body/mind/spirit column, features and reporting in the (Charleston) Post and Courier and the Columbia Free Times, Columbia Business Journal, Charleston Regional Business Journal, short stories and feminism column in Point.

Please contact me at Dean@SecretAgentServices.biz for more information on my  other projects or availability.

My work includes:

  • Freelance writing, leading workshops, and writing coaching
  • PR, marketing and social media strategy and execution for small businesses, organizations and events
  • PR, representation, booking and management for creatives, musicians and artists
  • Actor / Spokesperson

Originally from Piedmont, South Carolina, I’ve recently returned to the Greenville area after spending ten years in Austin, Texas.