journalist. communicator. storyteller.
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Resume

EMPLOYMENT

NEWSROOM

  • Nevada Current, Reporter, April 2018 — Present

  • Las Vegas Sun, Local Government Reporter, February 2017 — January 2018

  • LEO Weekly, Staff Writer, May 2013 — August 2014

  • (Louisville) Courier-Journal, Online Producer, June 2012 — May 2013

  • Las Vegas Weekly, Web Content Editor, May 2009 — September 2011


CONTRACT

  • PeopleForBikes, Equity Writer, November 2014 — July 2016

  • (Louisville) Voice-Tribune, Managing Editor, August 2016 — January 2017


TEACHING

  • Indiana University Southeast, Adjunct Instructor, August 2016 — May 2018

    • Reporting, Writing and Editing

    • Social Media Strategies

    • Online Journalism


COMMUNICATIONS

  • Louisville Water Company, Communications Specialist, October 2014 — January 2018

  • Sullivan University System, Content Editor, November 2011 — June 2012


FREELANCE

Clients include London Evening Standard, Zagat, MapQuest, Realtor.com, Best Of Las Vegas, Desert Companion, ABeautifulPerspective.com, Kosair Charities, Norton Healthcare, in.Mode Marketing, Story, TheBillfold.com, UAW-Community, The News and Tribune, JH Weekly and chamber of commerce publications across the country. I have also worked through a content marketing company to ghostwrite blogs for a variety of private companies.

 

Education

  • The New School
    MA, Media Studies
    Graduate Certificate, Media Management

  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas
    BA, Journalism


Organizations

  • Society of Professional Journalists, Las Vegas Professional Chapter
    Treasurer
    May 2018 — Present

  • Society of Professional Journalists, Louisville Professional Chapter
    Board Member
    October 2013 — January 2017

  • UNLV Rebel Yell Advisory Board
    Board Member
    May 2010 — October 2011