Experience

Experience

Download the PDF version of my resume here.


The Santa Clarita Valley Signal, Staff Writer                                                 February 2019-Present

  • Santa Clarita’s No. 1 source for local and breaking news
  • Butterfly migration article reached nearly 50,000 on Facebook in less than one week

Stars and Stripes Europe, Contributing Writer                              October 2017-February 2019

CBS News 8, Intern                                                                                                     January 2017-June 2017

  • Ranked No. 1 broadcast news station in San Diego
  • Produced weather and traffic for on-air morning news broadcasts
  • Wrote scripts and edited videos on deadline without edits for on-air evening news broadcasts
  • Assisted with researching story ideas, retrieving video and working in the control room to bring the news to viewers

The Daily Aztec, Staff Columnist                                                                          August 2013-June 2017

  • San Diego State’s school newspaper
  • Housing ordinance story was top trending story for two weeks
  • Skateboard story caused ban to be lifted, allowing skateboards in the bike lane
  • Sexual assault story resulted in additional mandatory sexual awareness training for students

Voice of San Diego, Guest Columnist                                                                                       October 2016

  • Pioneer nonprofit news organization serving San Diego
  • Covered Politifest, an event that focused on the November 2016 election

Trident Media, Staff Columnist                                                                               July 2015-August 2016

The Daily Aztec, Street Team                                                                           November 2013-May 2015

  • Increased newspaper distribution by 5 percent
  • Worked directly with marketing and advertising directors to create distribution goals

Kappa Delta Sorority, Social Media Manager                                               August 2014-May 2015

  • Increased content viewership by 12 percent
  • Recognized by various national organizations for content
  • Reached 3,000+ followers on Instagram and 800+ on Twitter

EDUCATION 

San Diego State University                                                                                            Graduated May 2017

  • Graduate with bachelor’s degree in journalism and a minor in television, film and media
  • Peer advisor for the School of Journalism & Media Studies
  • Member of the Society of Professional Journalists

University of Hertfordshire, Study Abroad                                                     July 2015-August 2016

  • Studied journalism in London, England for a full academic year
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