Resume


Work History

Investigative Reporting Fellow | January 2020 – Present
Medill Investigative Lab – Chicago, IL/Washington, D.C
• Contribute to The Washington Post accountability reporting, including multiple front-page stories investigating abuse and neglect amid the coronavirus pandemic
• Compile and update a list of more than 3,500 nursing homes with cases of the novel coronavirus for The Washington Post

Freelance Reporter | September 2019 – Present
Chicago, IL
• Write reported feature story on voting rights and the criminal justice system, and cover COVID-19 screening efforts at the O’Hare International Airport for The Washington Post
• Report original breaking news and write researched enterprise stories on the cannabis industry for Cannabis Wire

Reporter/Producer/Host | December 2017 – August 2019
WFSU Public Media – Tallahassee, FL
• Anchored and produced local newscasts
• Covered breaking state government, national and local news under tight deadlines. Select stories aired nationally during NPR newscasts
• Wrote researched enterprise and feature stories
• Produced content for broadcast across radio and digital platforms
• Promoted twice in tenure

Staff Writer | October 2018 – May 2019
FSView & Florida Flambeau – Tallahassee, FL
• Wrote accurate, creative and fact-checked stories for Florida State University’s student-run newspaper with 25,000 copies circulated weekly
• Covered the Tallahassee City Commission and the Tallahassee Police Department

Skills

• HTML, CSS, JavaScript, SQL, Python (intermediate)
• Data visualization: Datawrapper, Tableau, Florish, Carto, Google Data Studio
• FOIA requests

• Social media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Hootsuite, Sprout Social, CrowdTangle, Chartbeat
• Audio editing: Adobe Audition/Avid Pro Tools

Education

Master of Science in Journalism: Social justice & investigative reporting | August 2020
Medill School of Journalism, Northwestern University – Chicago, IL

Bachelor of Arts: Public Relations & Political Science | May 2019
Florida State University – Tallahassee, FL

Awards

2019 Regional Murrow Award
Excellence in Writing
Radio Television Digital News Association

2019 Regional AP Award Finalist
Cultural/Historical Feature
Florida Associated Press Broadcasters