Award-winning writer and media professional specializing in community-driven storytelling. 6+ years experience in digital-first multimedia reporting, audience/social journalism and communications management for legacy news organizations, non-profit clients and to-the-minute web outlets.
The Atlantic Magazine, New York, NY
Associate Editor, 12/2021-Present
Execute engagement strategy and develop multimedia content for editorial initiatives. Liaise with internal and external news stakeholders. Web, newsletter and app contributing writer
Lead Instagram editor: Pitch, produce and edit user-generated content, Live video, social video and online-only reporting. Collaborate with various Art and Edit stakeholders. 115% YOY growth.
Project manager: ‘Inheritance,’ a series on Black life and memory; Games team expansion; and Atlantic archives relaunch.
Assistant editor, 8/2019-12/2021
Weekend platforms editor: Manage editorial workflow for online, social and new media. Collaborate with internal and external news stakeholders.
Instagram editor: Collaborate with Art and Edit to tailor long-form narratives to the platform. Maintain content calendar and develop data-driven strategy
Write and edit online content to amplify monthly magazine issues and original reporting. Support special projects across editorial, podcasts, and live events.
PBS NewsHour, Washington D.C.
Engagement & Digital Video Editor 5/2017-5/2019
Pitch and produce digital-first “Twitter chat” series, a weekly online-only Q&As between sources and audiences exploring new ideas about topical issues.
Edit digital video, pitch and produce Live social video packages. Manage Facebook "Now Read This" book club.
Pitch and write NewsHour poetry series, long-form coverage of arts, education, breaking news and science.
New Media News Assistant, 5/2016-9/2016
Pitch and field-produce Facebook Live series, edit social video and develop interactive content
Web writer focused on science, gender, health and technology. +2 long-form stories/month.
Live blog contributor for 2016 RNC / DNC conventions and Rio Olympics.
Philly Neighborhoods, Philadelphia, PA
Education Reporter 9/2015-1/2016
The Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, PA
Freelance Copyeditor, 8/2015-12/2015
Edit morning edition for AP style and accuracy. Write headlines, summaries and stocks.
Special focus: business, crime and politics
Freelance writer, , 6/2012-Present
Contributor: BroadwayWorld.com and Marquette Magazine.
Words in Washington City Paper, PoliticsPA.com, Philadelphia Neighborhoods, Army News Service, and more.
New York University School of Professional Studies
New York, NY Dec 2023
Certificate in Non-fiction Storytelling
Temple University School of Media & Communication
Philadelphia, PA May 2016
Bachelors of Arts in Journalism and French
Cum Laude, SMC Rising Scholar
Software: Adobe Creative Suite, CMS, HTML/CSS, Audacity, Google Analytics, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Reddit, Instagram, TikTok, Chartbeat, Crowdtangle, Google Suite
Keystone Journalism Award Winner
2013 NATAS Emmy Awards Honoree
Mike Wallace Scholar
Ron Brown Scholar
Long-form multimedia coverage of the Philadelphia school system, including budget reform and school nurse shortage