I’m an experienced journalist with proven strengths in writing, filming, and producing content for print, online, and broadcast services. I also hold strong abilities in digital and social media practices, content management system operations, and graphics production. I offer unique editorial proficiency and creativity demonstrated through published, award-winning work.
- Writing and editing for print and web
- Digital content production
- Daily breaking news judgment
- Versed in website analytics tracking
- Photography and photo shoot direction
- Graphic design and HTML code application
- Online media and content management
- Filming and video editing
Hearst Corporation, Content Producer
Bridgeport, Conn. (May 2015 – Current)
I create local content and curate media for websites under Hearst Connecticut Media. This includes writing breaking news, providing photography, packaging website content, and utilizing slideshows and other media to enhance stories. I've also helped manage our social media accounts as well as the transition of a recently acquired newspaper onto our online platform.
PennWell Public Safety, Editorial Intern
La Jolla, Calif. (October 2014 – March 2015)
I was responsible for copy editing articles and content development for the Journal of Emergency Medical Services. I also organized issue archives, managed social media accounts, and authored the magazine's monthly "Last Word" column about relevant current events.
CBSi Advanced Media, Content Producer (Contract)
Carlsbad, Calif. (February 2014 – September 2014)
At CBSSports.com College Network, I produced media packages and managed live sporting event feeds for our clientele of academic institutions. I also created graphics, worked extensively with HTML and CSS to produce website pages, and curated content under varying deadlines.
Autosplice Inc., Marketing and Design Intern
San Diego, Calif. (May 2013 – February 2014)
I managed the creation and building of the company's new website, product design archives, and marketing material for advertising. In addition, I worked with engineers to develop and present essential product information to national and international clients.
Education & Awards
Northern Arizona University (2011-2013)
BS Journalism/ Political Science (Summa Cum Laude)
Palomar Community College (2008-2011)
AA University Studies- Media/Communication
Journalism Association of Community Colleges
2010 - Honorable mention award in On-the-Spot Feature Writing.
2011 - First place in mail-in informational graphic, third place in mail-in critical review, fourth place in news, honorable mention in mail-in feature writing, and honorable mention in mail-in enterprise news.
2012 - Northern Arizona University Reader’s Digest Feature Writing Scholarship
Online & Social