Resume

EDUCATION

  • M.A., Journalism, Candidate, CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, Class of 2015
  • B.A., Journalism, CUNY Brooklyn College, 2007

EDITORIAL EXPERIENCE

  • Online Content Editor, Prince George’s Suite Magazine, Oxon Hill, MD (telework)
  • Editor, The Deli Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA (telework)
  • Editor-in-Chief, Origivation, Philadelphia, PA (now defunct)
  • Book Editor, SexHerald, Boston, MA (telework)

WRITING EXPERIENCE

  • Freelance Journalist, Various Publications, New York, NY
  • Contributing Writer, Healthline, San Francisco, CA
  • Contributing Writer, West Philly Local, Philadelphia, PA
  • Listings Intern, Philadelphia City Paper, Philadelphia, PA
  • Contributing Writer, CMJ Festival Guide, New York, NY
  • Staff Blogger, TheDailyFemme.com, New York, NY
  • Online News WriterAlternative Press, Cleveland, OH

OTHER WORK EXPERIENCE

  • Social Media Assistant, CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, New York, NY
  • Communications Assistant, CFAR, Philadelphia, PA
  • Graphic Designer, Belman Klein Associates, LTD, Columbia, MD (telework)
  • Creative Marketing Specialist, Premier Brokerage Services, Inc., Jenkintown, PA

FELLOWSHIPS & AWARDS

  • 2015 EPPY Awards Finalist, Best College/University Investigative or Documentary Feature, Editor & Publisher
  • 2015 Online Journalism Awards Winner, Student Projects — Large, Online News Association
  • 2011 Jennings Fellow, the Peter Jennings Project for Journalists & the Constitution
  • 2007 Vanguard Prize, Brooklyn College
  • 2006-2007 Solomon H. Halpern Award, Brooklyn College

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Journalism and Women Symposium, Student Member (2015 – Present)
  • Online News Association, Student Member (2015 – Present)
  • Investigative Reporters and Editors, Student Member (2014 – Present)
  • Freelancers Union, Member (2012 – Present)

PANELS/APPEARANCES

  • Panelist, Al Jazeera America’s The Stream, 11/19/13, Washington D.C.
  • Co-Facilitator, Ask the Experts: Teens of LGBTQ Families Panel, Philadelphia Family Pride Third Annual Family Matters Conference, Arcadia University, Glenside, PA
  • Judge, Beta Hi-fi Music Competition, World Café Live, Philadelphia, PA
  • Judge, Valentine’s Day Sucks V Singer/Songwriter Competition, Society Hill Playhouse, Philadelphia, PA
  • Panelist, Running a City Paper, Kelly Writers House, Philadelphia, PA
  • Panelist, Broadcast & New Media Conference and Career Fair, CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, New York, NY