Journalist & Managing Editor of the NEW YORK GERMAN PRESS
Graduate Student: THE NEW SCHOOL
MA in International Affairs with emphasis on Media & Culture, Currently: 3.78 GPA
 
PAST: UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON - SEATTLE, WA
BACHELOR OF ARTS IN ECONOMICS, GRADUATED 2010
Honors: Dean’s List, and Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society
 
MEDIA EXPERIENCE
Journalist and radio production, NZZ and Deutsche Welle, 2017
Cultural Ambassador, On The Boards, 2014-2015
Staff Writer & Photographer, Vanguard Seattle, 2013-2014
Staff Writer, Beautiful/Decay, 2013-2015
Freelance: ZocDoc, Daily Serving arts magazine, VMWare, Microsoft, Mylio,
Indigo Slate, The Seattle Times, We Are Shouting
Programs: Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Lightroom, Photoshop, Audition, Bridge,
Word, Excel, Wordpress, Squarespace, Wix, HTML coding, Asana, Slack, Twitter, Facebook
 
VOLUNTEER & INTERNSHIPS
Human Rights Watch: September 2016 to January 2017
Internship within the media department at HRC, assisting with publishing press releases, coordinating publications, and building the HR newsletter.
Bailey Boushay House: January 2015 to February 2016
Training: Emergency Preparedness, Infection Prevention Basics, Patient Rights and Responsibilities, Hazard Communication and Protecting Patient Privacy.
Certification: HIPAA, Food Worker card
American Red Cross: August 2015 to January 2016
Training: Disaster Assessment Fundamentals, Disaster Cycle Services, Casework and Recovery Planning
Certification: Adult First Aid/CPR/AED as of November 2015
 
WORK EXPERIENCE
PROJECT MANAGER, INDIGO SLATE
September 2015 – March 2016
      My role at this ad agency ranged from project coordinating and online community managing to copy writing and editing. I also did sound and editing on a number of commercial shoots. On a weekly basis, I analyzed data, constructed metrics reports, and was the point of contact for our clients. I manage over $200,000 in deliverables for clients such as Microsoft, VMware, and Alaska Airlines. Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word and Project.
 
COMMUNICATIONS, THE SEATTLE SCHOOL
January 2015 - September 2015
      Inhabit 2015 is a two-day conference on the development of community awareness, grassroots movements and leadership building. In my role, I was the head of marketing for the conference: created publishing schedules, maintained user analytics, interviewed speakers, and produced video of the event. The conference sold out, with over 300 guests and 40 speakers, and was also trending on Twitter. Proficient in Hootsuite, Wordpress, Squarespace and Asana.
 
PRODUCTION MANAGER, WE ARE SHOUTING
May 2012 - September 2013
      Under the direction of documentary filmmaker Eric Becker, I assisted in a range of tasks: lighting, shot planning, sound recording, location scouting and creation of stills and video. Off the set, I did post-production of digital stills using the Adobe Suite. For clients such as PATH, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and Nike, I wrote grant and project proposals, made project budgets, and organized travel logistics. Proficient in Adobe After Effects, Premiere, Lightroom and Photoshop.