Resume

Journalism EXPERIENCE

Content Coordinator
The Baltimore Sun, December 2015 to present

  • Shifted from the copy desk to metro desk in a role overlapping with features and audience engagement in January 2017
  • Serve as the Saturday day editor, which includes updating the homepage, editing and producing stories, posting to social media and handling digital breaking news coverage
  • Manage The Sun’s accounts on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
  • Assist in daily editing and digital production for metro and features, including crafting mobile and email alerts and sending newsletters
  • Write and create online content for the real estate section

Dow Jones News Fund Copy Editing Intern
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, June 2015 to December 2015

  • Edit local, business and wire copy for AP Style, grammar and spelling
  • Write informative headlines and subheads
  • Compile world and national news briefs from wire stories
  • Design pages for inside A, business and features
  • Publish articles to the Web using the Post-Gazette’s content management system

Editorial Intern
Psychology Today, January 2015 to April 2015

  • Pitched and wrote articles for the national magazine
  • Proofed print and online copy
  • Managed website content and blog network
  • Wrote Facebook and Twitter lines
  • Transcribed interviews for editors

Multimedia Director
Orange & Blue, August 2014 to December 2014

  • Oversaw production of digital elements for the campus magazine
  • Shot and edited a video commercial to promote the publication
  • Wrote feature stories for the print edition and contributed blog posts to the website

The Independent Florida Alligator
Copy Editor, May 2014 to December 2014,
Alligator Contributing Writer, September 2012 to August 2013

  • Proofread stories for style and errors at the student-run newspaper
  • Worked with writers to review stories for accuracy and checked for plagiarism
  • Wrote articles as a stringer for the metro, university and entertainment sections

News Intern
The Gainesville Sun, August 2013 to December 2013

  • Wrote two to three stories weekly for the entertainment, local and feature sections
  • Assisted with projects, included writing and proofing “Think Pink,” an issue in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Web Producer
WUFT News, August 2013 to December 2013

    • Published content to the PBS affiliate’s website
    • Edited articles, including creating captions, producing photo galleries and writing SEO-friendly headlines
    • Contributed multimedia content to my investigative and enterprise stories

Editorial Intern
Gainesville Today, January 2013 to August 2013

    • Interviewed sources and conducted research
    • Wrote features, listings, blurbs and sidebars for the lifestyle magazine
Work Experience

Office Assistant
UF College of Journalism and Communications’ Department of Advertising, May 2014 to December 2014

  • Filed and organized student internship reports
  • Answered phone calls, scanned documents and made copies as needed for the department chair and senior secretary.
SKILLS
  • Social media management (Instagram Stories, Facebook Live, TweetDeck, Chartbeat, Omniture, CrowdTangle)
  • Multimedia editing (Final Cut Pro, iMovie, Audacity)
  • Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • HTML5 and CSS3
EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science in Journalism
Outside Concentration in Psychology
University of Florida
2011-2015