FULL TIME EXPERIENCE//
Digital Director – U.S. Senate Joint Economic Committee (February 2017 – Present)
As Digital Director for Democratic Staff, I focus on graphic design, social media management and content creation, video production and blog/press release writing. I also manage our website and work with economists, policy analysts and communication professionals from other member offices.
Deputy Digital Director (PA) – Hillary for America (June 2016 – November 2016)
Produced audio, video, written and social content to encourage voter registration, organizing and education on issues affecting Pennsylvanians. As Deputy Digital Director of storytelling, I traveled to towns large and small in Pennsylvania, interviewed elected officials, delegates, local activists and supporters who give Pennsylvania its character. In addition, I delegated tasks and manage interns.
Regional GOTV Director: Managed logistics for Get Out the Vote in Delaware County. Recruited and built relationships with staging location hosts. Trained organizers and volunteers. Proficient in NGP VAN.
Associate Editor – NextGen Climate (CA) (October 2015 – June 2016)
Curated and created blog and social content, digital strategizing for a political organization promoting clean energy. Based at Headquarters in San Francisco.
LinkedIn Editor (NY) (June 2015 – October 2015)
Evaluated and edited member content, reached out to members to publish, assisted with social media, participated in editorial meetings (Contract Role)
Medill Justice Project
Student Investigator (IL) (March 2015 – June 2015)
Evaluated court transcripts, analyzed case files, researched DNA & case information, Interviewed sources and travel to Miami, FL for field research
The Daily Beast – Health & Science Intern (IL) (November 2014 – May 2015)
Assisted with research, long form posts and create quick news posts for the health and science vertical.
Yahoo – Recruiting/Admin Intern (IL) (September 2013 – November 2014)
Served as the communicator between engineers and candidates. Marketed positions at career fairs and through email/phone. Managed/Scheduled 20+ interviews at once. Email marketing.
Bitch Media – New Media Intern (OR) (June 2014 – August 2014)
Developed engaging web content about media, technology and feminism. Transcribed podcasts and managed social media accounts.
Subcommittees on Student Conduct Representative – University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (IL) (August 2013 – May 2014)
Selected to become a member for university participation and character. Attended hearings on Fridays pertaining to violations on student conduct, listened to evidence and evaluated cases, interviewed witnesses and decided whether students should be dismissed from UIUC
Feminist Majority Foundation/Girls Learn International – Organizing/Blogging Intern (CA) (June 2013 – August 2013)
Produced compelling web content about reproductive access and rights, legal cases and activism. Revised and produced educational content about world education and poverty for GLI.
Northwestern University, Medill (2014 – 2015)
Masters of Science, Journalism
Reporting Concentration, Health and Science
Social Justice Initiative Scholarship Recipient, Medill Justice Project Member
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (2012 – 2014)
Bachelor’s of Liberal Arts, Rhetoric
Gender and Women’s Studies Minor