Masters of Arts candidate

New York University

Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute, Magazine Writing Concentration (September 2017 – December 2018)

·       Q&A’s, courthouse story, in-depth profile piece, photo-essay, short podcast, data journalism and three short videos on New York City subjects




Straus News (January 2018 – Present)

·       A reporter for Our Town: Lower Manhattan and Chelsea editions, writing hard news stories on illegal Air BnB hosting, downtown development, gallery shows and funding cuts to community centers



BUST Magazine (March 2018)

·       Wrote an article entitled, “Gyrl Wonder Empowers Young Girls of Color in High School and Beyond”




·       Filmed and edited two video packages on “Gov. Cuomo cutting child welfare services” and “Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women’s Awareness Week” for the NYU broadcast network



Journalists for Human Rights (September 2016 – May 2017)

·       Role consisted of event planning, following up with sponsors, maintaining social media websites and assisting with research for the Indigenous Reporting and Syria Program



The Annex Gleaner (June 2016 – June 2017)

·       The Annex Gleaner is a Toronto-based Community Press that serves Toronto’s downtown west neighborhoods

·       Reported hard news stories, specifically took the education and Indigenous community beats


Research Assistant

A Study Investigating Moral Injury in Journalists Covering the Migration Crisis in Europe for the International News Safety Institute (July 2016 – February 2017)

·       Sample recruitment and data collection, using Microsoft Excel


·       Computer: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Wordpress, Squarespace

·       Web: Tableau, Sequel  

·       Photo/Video: DSLR cameras, Sony 4K, Adobe Premier, Lightroom

·       Social Media: Twitter, Instagram