Graduated Cum Laude from Ohio University’s E.W. Scripps School of Journalism in Athens, Ohio. Received a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Online Journalism with a dual specialization in Geography and Political Science. Also received a certificate inEnvironmental Studies. Earned a cumulative GPA of 3.7
Campus Reporter for The Athens News. Covered city /campus news and events.
Marketing Co-Director of Backdrop Magazine. Managed marketing staff, planned events, managed social media accounts and bought promotional merchandise.
Public Relations intern for The Humane Society of the United States. Tracked press clippings and contact lists with Vocus Public Relations Software, monitored relevant news and wrote one press release.
Editorial intern for The Independent Restaurateur. Covered restaurant industry trends, tips and leaders. Two appeared on the cover.
News Desk Intern for The Zambia Daily Mail. Went out on assignment with chief reporter, covered Parliament, and two lead stories.
Contributor for Independent Voter Network. Cover current political issues as well as the 2012 national, state and local elections.
Affiliations and Skills
Audacity, CSS, Excel, Final Cut Express, HTML, Microsoft Access, Office, Photoshop Elements, Quark Express, SEO
Computer Assisted Reporting, digital photography, FOIA, French, videography