Resume

Top 3 Unique Skills About Me: I have expertise in travel and art journalism; I can film and edit short films on iMovie; I have a black belt and am certified to teach Shido-Kan

Education

City, University of London, United Kingdom, June 2018

Master of Arts – Magazine Journalism, proficiency in how to write news and features, to conduct research and interviews, and multimedia skills

American University, Washington, DC, May 2017

Bachelor’s of Arts – Print Journalism; Minor: Art History

Honors: Cum Laude, American University Dean’s List for the School of Communication: Winter 2015, Fall 2015, and Fall 2016

 Experience

Editorial Intern, High Life, London, United Kingdom, Spring 2018

  • Wrote content and did research on travel news and unique destinations for British Airways’ inflight magazine, High Life
  • Fact checked articles for print publication and contacted press teams for images for print magazine
  • Pitched regular feature ideas

Editorial Intern, Where London, London, United Kingdom, Spring 2018

  • Contributed print and digital pieces on tourist attractions in and around London
  • Wrote features for additional print and digital supplements, In London and London Planner magazines

Freelance Writer, Where New York, Remote, November 2017-present

  • Have contributed articles to print and online platforms on tourist attractions in New York City and New Jersey

 Editorial Intern, Brightest Young Things, Washington, D.C., Spring 2017

  • Contributed 4-6 reviews and features weekly on D.C. lifestyle and cultural events
  • Conducted interviews with local D.C. business owners

Editorial Intern, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, Summer 2016

  • Conducted interviews with faculty and students
  • Wrote news and features on community achievements and faculty research regularly
  • Promoted newsroom stories on social media platforms

Editorial Assistant, Columbus Travel Media, London, United Kingdom, Spring 2016

  • Researched travel news and travel destinations for website, World Travel Guide
  • Wrote weekly content for website; created and managed weekly travel news quiz

Content Producing Intern, FamousDC, Washington, D.C., Fall 2015

  • Contributed three to five articles a week on cultural events in D.C.

Web Intern, Elvis Duran and the Morning Show, New York, NY, Summer 2015

  • Contributed trending and entertainment news posts daily, managed social media, and created HTML documents for iHeartRadio’s no.1 hit music station

President, American University Her Campus, Washington, DC, Spring 2014-Spring 2017

  • Liaise as campus correspondent between the AU chapter and nationals
  • Work closely with the entire team to produce content, organize small and wide scale events, and promote our chapter both on campus and nationally

Skills & Interests

  • Computer: working knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, One-Note, InDesign, Photoshop, and iMovie
  • Content Management Systems: able to operate Drupal, Moveable Type, and WordPress
  • Social Media: able to engage readers through Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
  • Certifications: Black-Belt in Shido-Kan style, certified to teach