B.A., Journalism and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, SUNY New Paltz

Research Experience

Research Help Desk Student Assistant, Sojourner Truth Library, Aug. 2015 – Dec. 2017

Research Assistant to Dr. Rachel Somerstein, SUNY New Paltz Dep’t of Digital Media and Journalism, Summer 2016

Research interests include photography and visual culture, magazine media, social networking, political advocacy, feminism, and LGBT issues

Editorial & PR Experience

Editorial Assistant, Logo’s NewNowNext, Aug. 2017 – Present

Social Media Management Intern, Sojourner Truth Library, Fall 2017

American Society of Magazine Editors (ASME) Editorial Intern, Logo’s NewNowNext, Summer 2017

Freelance Writer and Journalist, various, Sept. 2016 – Present

Arts Editor, The New Paltz Oracle, Feb. 2015 – May 2016

Experience in reporting, writing, copy editing, fact-checking, basic audio and video editing, and social media management; proficiencies include Slack, Trello, WordPress CMS, AP Style, Tweetdeck, Facebook Pages, Adobe InDesign, and Adobe Photoshop

Honors & Distinctions

Internship Alum, American Society of Magazine Editors (ASME) Magazine Intern Immersion Program, 2017

Celebration of Writing Award of Distinction: Memoir & Nonfiction, SUNY New Paltz, 2017