Experience

  • Desk Assistant

    at NBC News

    April 2017 - at Present

    Washington, D.C.

    • Filing stories for nbcnews.com regarding the Trump administration’s immigration policies; develop sources with current/former officials from the Department of Homeland Security and immigration advocates/experts, and people affected by the policies; field producer for breaking news coverage, Lin-Manuel Miranda interview, Senator stakeout • MSNBC planning producer: book and manage technical crews for news coverage and correspondent/guest live shots; operate video feeds/pools to control rooms; manage guest arrival/movement with booking producers, technical crew, makeup; print scripts/elements for DC-based shows (eg, “Meet the Press Daily”) while monitoring wires/breaking news • Newsdesk administrative tasks: answer phones, update producers and correspondents; copy scripts; log speeches/briefings/shoot materials and publish to internal servers

  • Washington Week Intern

    at PBS

    January 2017 - April 2017

    Virginia

    • Assist in producing Friday’s live broadcast; create and manage research books to include the most critical stories to prepare the hosts and producers for the panel discussion; participate in weekly editorial meeting outlining program; compose banners and chryons; provide updates about late-breaking stories; digitize/organize older shows; revise scripts; • Collaborate with digital media producer to create content: write articles for the website including pieces about health care legislation, inauguration traditions and Trump’s cabinet; create weekly news quiz with detailed answers/context

  • Intern

    at BBC News

    September 2016 - December 2016

    Washington, D.C.

    • Field producer for spots on a predominantly-immigrant church vandalized with hate speech related to the election and UK official regarding humanitarian aid following Hurricane Matthew; Record MOS interviews for “BBC Radio 4”; logging and filing detailed reports to producers prioritizing the most newsworthy developments of various government press briefings (State Dept., White House), Presidential campaign rallies/speeches, congressional hearings, election night coverage, breaking news stories; assemble Clinton/Trump “through the years” • Finding and booking interviewees for various segments; assist producers/reporters with research; monitor breaking news wires; transcribing various interviews and news segments; recording news feeds/press pools

  • Editorial Intern

    at Bloomberg BNA

    May 2016 - August 2016

    Virginia

    • Report and write news stories on deadline for Bloomberg BNA’s online publication Daily Environment Report: legislation tracking from hearings; latest EPA regulations; lawsuits and litigation tracking from various states, businesses, environmental groups; interviewed EPA Administrator before negotiations on a global treaty • In charge of the “Week Ahead” environmental news blog: gather background research and schedules of our reporting staff based on various expected votes, mark-ups, hearings, lawsuits, conferences, published weekly

  • Intern

    at Tokyo Broadcasting System International

    September 2015 - December 2015

    Washington, D.C.

    • Attend Senate Hearings and file reports on deadline: national security and East Asia relations, identify and plan reporting priorities with supervising producer (Guantanamo Bay, Federal Reserve Board, presidential campaign) • Log daily press briefings from White House, State Department, Pentagon, while flagging newsworthy items

  • Morristown Beat Reporter

    at Morris NewsBee

    May 2015 - August 2015

    New Jersey

    • Morristown, NJ, beat reporter for the Morris NewsBee filing stories and photos for print and online – Interview mayors, councilmembers; report on town hall meetings, police body cameras, land contamination, destruction of historic sites

Education

  • Bachelor's

    at George Washington University

    2013 - 2017 (4 years)

  • Semester Abroad

    at Florence University of the Arts

    2016 - 2016 (1 year) Toscana

Knowledge and keywords

Languages

  • English Native

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