resume

experience

contributing writer · syracuse.com · syracuse, ny
sept. 2018 – present
· Write several 800-word concert reviews and coverages per week
· Take photos at concerts to accompany story on website
· Pitch musicians’ concerts to cover and take assignments from editor

research intern · newhouse center for digital media entrepreneurship · syracuse, ny
sept. 2018 – present
· Conduct research on emerging startups for SXSW Pitch 2019

visual arts intern · blue medium, inc. · new york, ny
mar. 2018 – aug. 2018
· Drafted pitches to media outlets
· Completed media research & compiled target lists
· Searched for client coverage including Paula Cooper and Acquavella Galleries
· Compiled morning newsletter of visual arts news articles for entire staff

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
· Compiled press about Whitney & relevant exhibitions, Biennials
· Used Raiser’s Edge database to organize media contacts
· Approved press access, media ticket requests for new media personnel
· Attended & contributed to weekly communications staff meetings

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

senior staff writer · the daily orange · syracuse, ny
may 2017 – present
· Find, pitch & write stories for feature section
· Contribute illustrations to visuals section
· Serve as mentor & role model to younger Daily Orange staffers

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
· Fact-checked over 20 print articles, including packages & Best of Boston
· Reviewed galleys for typos, design mistakes & hyphenation errors
· Wrote 4 online home design inspiration galleries

feature editor · the daily orange · syracuse, ny
dec. 2017 – may 2017
· Budgeted stories for each daily campus student-run publication
· Coordinated photos, illustrations, graphics with visuals staff
· Managed feature staff of 6 people, writer base of 20 people
· Facilitated nightly production in feature section
· Wrote in-depth feature stories, articles & online-only content 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

software
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Premiere
Cision
Final Cut Pro

social media
Facebook
Instagram
Reddit
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