Chelsea has been a script reader for the Scriptwriters Network in Los Angeles and her original scripts have awarded her spots at the Los Angeles’ Scriptapalooza TV Pilot Competition, Tropfest Film Festival, The Hope Awards, Homebrewed Film Festival and Realm of the Senses amongst others. In 2017, her original TV concept 'Dolls' was optioned by Emmy and BAFTA award winning production company Hoodlum.
Chelsea is a full member of the Australian Writers Guild and the American organisation Sisters in Crime. She has also worked as a lecturer for RMIT’s Advanced Diploma in Screenwriting. Chelsea recently returned from the Writers Homicide School in Las Vegas where she honed her skills as a mystery writer.