Experience

Freelance, Nov '16 - pres

Communications consultant

Pitch media coverage for entrepreneurs and assemble press kits. Develop plans for brand and social media strategy.

Philadelphia Gay News, Aug '15 - Oct '16

Reporter

Cover court cases, news and features in 7-10 weekly stories for print and web. Report LGBT angles from the 2016 Democratic National Convention.

The Reading Eagle Company, May '14 - Aug '15

Tri-County Reporter

Originated coverage for the tri-county area: Berks, Montgomery, Chester counties. Managed special sections for Back to School and the Pottstown Bicentennial.

Business Insider, Oct '13 - May '14

Reporter

Created daily posts for lifestyle vertical: Interviews, reporting, photography. Arranged photo publishing permissions and set up contributor posts.

WEEU, Aug '13 - Oct '13

Broadcaster

Wrote and delivered news briefs during morning/afternoon radio programming. Managed station Twitter/Facebook accounts during live programs on location.

 

Skills

Language: AP Style, Conversational Spanish, Editing, Proofreading

Technology: Audacity, Excel, InDesign, Photoshop, Power Point, ProTools, Shopify, Soundcloud, Zendesk

Education

Syracuse University
Syracuse, N.Y.
S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications
M.A. Arts Journalism   

Penn State University
University Park, Pa.
Schreyer Honors College
B.A. English, Writing emphasis

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