resume

experience

contributing writer · syracuse.com · syracuse, ny
sept. 2018 – present
· Write two to three 800-word concert reviews per week
· Photograph concerts with Nikon D7100 to accompany story
· Pitch & write additional feature stories including 1,500-word profile

asst. arts editor · jerk magazine · syracuse, ny
jan. 2019 – present
· Pitch & edit stories for arts section of student alternative magazine

seo associate · bandura cyber · syracuse, ny
march 2019 – present
· Use WordPress to add metadata, update headlines & structure pages for SEO
· Help increase web traffic for cyber security startup based in St. Louis

senior staff writer · the daily orange · syracuse, ny
may 2017 – present
· Pitch & write longform, well-reported stories for feature section, Pulp

research intern · sxsw pitch 2019 · syracuse, ny
sept. 2018 – march 2019
· Researched more than 700 emerging tech startups for pitch competition
· Updated startup resource website, citystartupguides.com
· Photographed student tech startup competition at Austin conference
· Drafted & updated category descriptions for SXSW Pitch 2020

visual arts intern · blue medium, inc. · new york, ny
march 2018 – aug. 2018
· Drafted two pitches for art world media including Artforum & ArtNews
· Wrote sponsored post article on client’s behalf for Hyperallergic
· Compiled media research, target lists & client coverage daily

team advisor · national student leadership conference · berkeley, ca
july 2018 – aug. 2018
· Mentored group of 17 high schoolers at UC Berkeley-based summer journalism program
· Assisted professional newswriting teacher with lesson planning & helping students
· Created & delivered interactive, engaging presentation about media ethics to students
· Collaborated with other NSLC personnel to create organized and meaningful experience

communications intern · the whitney museum · new york, ny
jan. 2018 – may 2018
· Collected press coverage about Whitney exhibitions for staff weekly
· Conducted media research & compiled target lists for story pitches

office assistant · newhouse nyc office · new york, ny
jan. 2018 – may 2018
· Wrote blog posts & created news packages for Newhouse NYC website
· Oversaw social media strategy & posting
· Assisted Newhouse NYC program directors with administrative tasks

head illustrator · the daily orange · syracuse, ny
may 2017 – dec. 2017
· Made art for columns, articles & feature-length stories daily
· Assigned stories to illustrators & provided guidance where needed
· Brainstormed ideas for & drew daily opinion page cartoon

editorial intern · boston magazine · boston, ma
may 2017 – aug. 2017
· Wrote Fall Arts Preview on artist’s Wellesley College exhibit for print
· Wrote two “The Influencer” pieces on Boston careerpeople for print
· Wrote four online home design inspiration galleries
· Fact-checked over 20 print articles, including packages like Best of Boston
· Reviewed galleys for typos, design mistakes & hyphenation errors

feature editor · the daily orange · syracuse, ny
dec. 2017 – may 2017
· Budgeted stories for each daily edition of campus, student-run newspaper
· Coordinated photos, illustrations, graphics with visuals staff daily
· Managed six-person feature staff & 20 contributing writers
· Facilitated nightly production of feature section
· Wrote in-depth features, articles, listicles and event calenadars weekly

art director · #blosstourneytalk · syracuse, ny
oct. 2017 – oct. 2018
· Define design aesthetic & branding for NCAA Basketball Tournament podcast
· Make graphics for website, btthoops.com
· Design merchandise, including stickers and t-shirts

logistics intern · american promise · concord, ma
june 2016 – aug. 2016
· Planned first annual National Citizen Leadership Conference
· Built media kit outlining NCLC keynote speakers & breakout sessions
· Marketed conference & company to students, university professors & millenials

skills

programs & devices
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Lightroom
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Premiere
Cision
Final Cut Pro
Nikon DSLR Photography

online & social media
Facebook
HTML
Instagram
Reddit
SEO
Slack
Snapchat
Tumblr
Twitter, TweetDeck
WordPress
YouTube

education

syracuse university
S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications
B.S. Magazine Journalism
Minors: History (European Concentration), Political Science
Class of 2019

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