Develop YouTube strategy for corporate clients. Write, film and edit videos for companies, personal websites and other clients. Vlog regularly as part of a travel series. Shooting, filming and editing a full web series.
Wrote and edited speeches, annual reports and other English language content for executives and supporting staff at a major European financial institution, as well as other corporate clients in Europe.
Helped develop video strategy for a news agency operating 12 regional newspapers. (NJ.com, AL.com, NOLA.com, OregonLive.com) Created a YouTube channel that garnered 100 subscribers in its first month. Supported the agency’s coverage of the Flint Water crisis with video explainers. Created seasonal programming that could work on different social media platforms, as well as natively in the company’s video player.
Reported stories from around the community, focusing mainly on business and economics. Shot photos, produced videos and completed interactive graphics to accompany my stories. Built contacts and worked on a variety of enterprise packages about the receding federal government contracting sector and Washington Metro’s Silver Line extension as well as heroin's strong hold on the county. Reported, wrote and edited stories about wage inequality, entrepreneurship and residential development for the Loudoun Business Journal.
Studied neighborhood beat reporting, argumentative writing, audio and visual storytelling, arts reporting, sports reporting and long-form digital storytelling. Wrote and produced stories covering public housing, locals arts and characters in Brooklyn underground nightlife.
Studied feature writing, multimedia storytelling, AP Style, and copy editing. Learned basic reporting techniques and language skills. Lived and studied in France for one summer. College Fellow May 2010 Poynter Institute; St. Petersburg, Fl. Received two weeks of intense training in ethics, reporting and multimedia storytelling. Produced a video that profiled a man coping with the loss of a loved one and his impending eviction from his South Florida home.
Traveled with the Goethe Institut in conjunction with the German Embassy’s Young Journalist Program. Met with journalism and political officials to discuss German-U.S. issues in the context of journalistic endeavors. Exchanged ideas on the future of diplomacy and journalism in Germany and the United States.