Work Experience

Assistant Editor, The Points Guy
August 2015 - April 2016, New York, New York

-Managed social media and online engagement of more than one million readers on our website and social platforms, including Facebook, Twitter and YouTube
-Assisted in management and editing of content from freelance writers and contributors
-Aided in research, analytics and other general tasks related to editorial, business and media outreach
-Maintained responsibilities from my internship listed below


Full-time Editorial Intern, The Points Guy
May 2015 - August 2015, New York, New York

-Wrote daily news and feature content about credit card and frequent flyer points, travel deals and strategies, and other news relevant to our readers
-Responsible for publishing and post-publication management of content, mostly preformed in Wordpress and Disqus
-Researched and produced Sunday Reader Question series
-Managed analytics data from services, including Google Analytics and Adobe Marketing Cloud


Graphics Reporter, Columbia Missourian
August 2014 - December 2014, Columbia, Missouri

-Created day-turn and longform information graphics
-Used a variety of tools, including Illustrator, Highcharts, D3, Leaflet and more, to create static and interactive graphics
-Worked with reporters and copy editors to create timely and effective content on deadline


Online Marketing Intern, Council on International Educational Exchange
June 2014 - August 2014, Portland, Maine

-Relaunched social media presence for study abroad programs
-Developed comprehensive and scalable marketing strategy for social media
-Collaborated with marketing team to meet deadlines
-Worked in conjunction with other departments to ensure quality standards


Webstaff Intern, The Hartford Courant
May 2013 - August 2013, Hartford, Connecticut

-Contributed text stories to ConneCT, the Courant’s technology blog
-Produced multimedia content, such as photo galleries and javascript-based visual timelines for multiple
publications, including, FOX CT and




Missouri School of Journalism, Columbia, Missouri
Bachelor of Journalism, emphasis in Convergence Journalism, May 2015
Spanish language minor, Multicultural Certificate

-Developed multimedia journalism skills, including video and audio production, information graphics, data journalism, and computer programming
-Contributed content to local publications, such as the Columbia Missourian, KBIA Radio (NPR-member station) and Missouri Business Alert

University of Seville, Seville, Spain
CIEE Advanced Liberal Arts study abroad program, Fall 2013

-Participated in total language immersion program
-Gained new cultural skills related to communication


Honors and competencies

Latin Honors: Cum laude
Dean’s List: 7/7 Semesters
Production competencies: Familiar with industry-standard equipment, including Zoom and Marantz microphones, and DSLRs for video and still image collection
Computer competencies: Final Cut Pro X, Audition, Illustrator, Photoshop, Excel, HTML, CSS, Javascript
Spanish Language: Proficient in speech, writing and reading