Experienced journalist with background of 5+ years in press-publicity relations.
Seeking to add to a campaign team through proven skills in social media campaigning & marketing, content creation, and a keen interest in fundraising & development.
Achieved a 110% increase in Facebook post reach and engagement — and a 45% increase in page views, likes, & followers — in my first month writing content & strategy at UpFront.
UpFront at KPFA, Berkeley — Production Intern, Feb. 2019-present
Researching politics and current events to write hosts’ briefs; creating multi-platform social media content; editing interviews; booking guests.
The Pacifica Evening News at KPFA, Berkeley — Reporter, Oct 2018-present
Researching, recording, writing, and producing daily news stories; conducting junket, phone, and in-person interviews; voicing stories.
The Reed College Quest, Portland — Editor-in-Chief, Sept. 2014- Jan. 2017
Directed marketing and the weekly production of all sections; expanded writing staff threefold through increased outreach & diversity initiatives.
KontentFilms, San Francisco — Press and Publicity Intern, Jun.-Aug. 2014
Wrote press releases, newsletters, and social media posts; conducted & presented 3 months of original, in-depth marketing & audience research.
The Daily Californian, Berkeley — Lead Music Critic, May 2013-Aug. 2016
Interviewed artists; reviewed works; authored long-form feature essays.
Education, Languages, & Software
Columbia University in the City of New York, NY, Sept. 2017-Oct. 2018
MA in History & Literature, undertaken in Paris in conjunction with the Sorbonne. My thesis explored US/UK political rhetoric regarding refugees.
Reed College, OR , Sept. 2013-May 2017
BA in History & Literature, with a semester at Keble College, Oxford.