University of Missouri
B.J. Entrepreneurial Journalism
M.A. Media Sociology & Business
Honors and Grants
Scripps Howard Internship Grant
Sam Bronstein Scholarship for Outstanding Feature Reporting
Google News Initiative Start-Up Bootcamp
Google News Initiative
National Science Writers Foundation
Science, Health & Environmental Journalism
Laws Observatory Astronomy Club
National Association of Science Writers
LION Aspiring Entrepreneurs
Content Strategy Research Audience Analysis
Social Media Grant Writing Adobe Programs: Premiere Audition Photoshop After Effects
SPSS HTML5 Wordpress CMS Drone Videography
business administrator and contributing writer
Began a newsletter and publishing platform now with more than 2,500 subscribers examining institutional biases within journalism.
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Produced videos and social content for live broadcasts. Collaborated across teams to execute outreach campaigns, which included writing copy and preforming audience research and data analytics.
National Science Foundation | University of Missouri Plant Sciences
Worked closely with scientists to transform climate and biology research into easy-to-understand video and interactive elements, while working independently to meet deadlines and find new stories.
Google News Initiative Fellow
Reported on stories covering the newest business trends and storytelling innovations in the journalism industry, and helped curate newsletter content twice a week.
Summer Research Fellow
American Press Institute
Researched and produced a newsletter to help middle-managers foster discussions about diversity and retention in the workplace.
Potter Digital Amassador
Reynolds Journalism Institute
Collaborated with a small town paper in rural Missouri to improve their video output and implement it in a sustainable way into everyday reporting.