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I SEEK TO TELL COMPELLING STORIES AND CONTRIBUTE TO THE GLOBAL COMMUNITY THROUGH CONNECTING EXPERIENCES.

 

RELATING TO THE WORLD AND TO PEOPLE THROUGH WRITING AND VIDEO.

WRITING & RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTING WRITER
Eugene Weekly 04/2014 -10/2014
Eugene, Oregon
 
CONTEMPORARY ISSUES COORDINATOR
The Cultural Forum 09/2013 - 06/2014
Eugene, Oregon

Managed funding for the University of Oregon to organize cultural events. Host films, lectures, and charity drives. Produce comedy shows with national headlining comedians. Liaised with agents and worked with talent directly on show day. Managed advertising. Instruct students on projects. 

EDITORIAL INTERN

The Big Issue - 03/2012- 06/2012

Cape Town, South Africa

Researched news stories, profiles, book and music reviews. Writing for both print and the web with a focus on human rights and social justice. Designed page layout for the magazine and advertising for The Cape Times.​

 

PROGRAM MANAGER

OSPIRG - 01/2011 -06/2011

Eugene, Oregon

Planned charity events for Hunger and Homelessness in Lane County. 

 

RESEARCH ASSOCIATE

Nielsen Media Research - 12/2009- 08/2010

Seattle, Washington

Collaborated in a team environment to collect market research.

FILM
VIDEOGRAPHER
50th Anniversary March on Washington Documentary
Washington, D.C.
 
ONGOING INTERVIEW PROJECT:
CIVIL RIGHTS THEN AND NOW
Filmed interviews with key participants including Taylor Branch, Julian Bond, and John Lewis. 

PRODUCTION

 

PROJECT COORDINATOR

The Stranger - Summer 2013

Seattle, Washington

 

SUMMER AWARDS SERIES

PROJECT MANAGER

Worked with Seattle artists and filmakers in planning a summer awards event series in collaboration with The Stranger and A&P Magazine.  

PRODUCTION ASSISTANT

Duck TV - 9/2011 -3/2012

Eugene, Oregon

Filmed and directed for campus television station.Created weekly shot list and storyboard. Prepared set, acted.