experience

Freelance photographer
Laerdal Medical, private events

June 2017 - Present
Daily Dot, Austin, Texas    Ÿ Editorial Intern
Write news blogs and feature stories for dailydot.com. 

March 2016 - May 2017
Moody Writing Support Program, Austin, Texas    Ÿ Writing Coach
Provided one-on-one tutoring to undergraduate journalism students to brainstorm story pitches, copy edit and provide critical feedback. Organized and led educational writing workshops. Redesigned website and created promotional materials. 

Jan. 2017 - May 2017
KUT, Austin, Texas    Ÿ News Intern
Assisted KUT reporters with story research. Wrote news copy for radio scripts and web posts. Gathered and edited audio tape. 

May 2016 - Dec. 2016
Austin Monthly, Austin, Texas      Digital Intern
Pitched creative and timely articles monthly for Austin Monthly. Highlight clips include an anniversary story for Spider House and a first person account of a Donald Trump rally. Used content management system to upload content to web. 

May 2015 - Dec. 2015
B*Tru Arts, Austin, Texas      Journalism/Digital Marketing Intern
Designed and executed social media marketing strategies on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. Assisted in the planning and operation of Inspiro Fest 2015. Edited video footage from events and performances using Adobe Premiere. Created newsletters, flyers and brochures to promote B*Tru Arts brand. Curated web and blog content for btruarts.org. Assisted with production of "Solace Is" dance film and Awesmic City Expo documentary. 

Jan. 2015 - May 2016
ORANGE Magazine, Austin, Texas      Co-Editor-in-Chief
Oversaw staff of more than 80 student photographers, writers and social media operators. Developed editorial content to reflect Austin culture while adhering to magazine style and journalism ethics. Copy edited, fact-checked and packaged stories for web publication. Line-edited and fact-checked digital issue of magazine. Planned events and fundraisers, including 5-1-Tunes music festival.

May 2014 - Aug. 2014
San Antonio Magazine, San Antonio, Texas        Editorial Intern
Researched and pitched stories for web content and monthly issue. Shadowed professional journalists during interviews and story-writing process. Wrote and fact-checked stories and event calendars. Created blog posts. Scheduled Twitter posts to reflect web content. 

Aug. 2013 - Dec. 2013
Longhorn Life, Austin, Texas      Photographer

Completed monthly photo assignments for print and web publication.

Aug. 2013 - Dec. 2013
ORANGE Magazine, Austin, Texas      ATX Writer

Wrote feature stories on local businesses and personalities for digital publication.

education

Aug. 2013 - May 2017
University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
Bachelor of Journalism, GPA: 3.6