Work experience

Work experience
Aug 2010 - Present

Youth Reporter


Roles and Responsibilities

  • Research stories and pitch story ideas to Editor-in-Chief
  • Coordinate with 20+ retailers at trade shows and complete product reviews

Notable Accomplishment

  • Interview three top executives from high profile companies (Adidas, praNa, Vibram)
  • On-camera personality for numerous video spots
Mar 2011 - Aug 2011

Technology Promoter

Apple, AT&T, Samsung

Roles and Responsibilities

•Engaged public and informed them about product in a friendly and sincere manner

Notable Accomplishment

•Recognized by managers for demonstrating an exemplary attitude and work ethic

Jan 2010 - Mar 2011

"Buzz Around Campus" Producer

Adelphi Office of Public Affairs

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Interview administration and students about campus issues
  • Edit footage and format content for e-mail distribution
Jan 2010 - May 2010

Online Video Producer

Adelphi Athletics Media Relations

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Create commercials about recreation center and campus life and upload for online view
  • Direct live sporting events for online circulation
  • Lead production team and work in a group setting
Sep 2009 - Dec 2009

Production Assistant - Morning News

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Determine appropriate file footage for use in morning news broadcast
  • Run teleprompter for 3 live news shows

Notable Accomplishments

  • Coordinate floor direction between Master Control and politicians during in-studio debates
  • Assist field reporter with live shot
May 2009 - Aug 2009

Production Intern

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Conduct 100+ interviews with Long Island residents and select important sound bites
  • Operate phones and handle callers while maintaining quality viewer relations
  • Work with 4 supervising producers and editors to collect footage for broadcast

Notable Accomolishments

  • Contact 40+ Village Clerks to obtain election results
  • Write interview questions and obtain responses for air
Mar 2009 - May 2009

News Desk Intern

Eurovision Americas Inc

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Advance my news judgment skills by understanding the needs of the European news market
  • Perform multiple edits of different daily stories on Aurora news cutting system
  • Cooperate with a staff of Producers and Technical Directors to deliver news to bureaus worldwide

Notable Accomplishments

  • Compiled a highlight reel for Obama's first 100 days in office
  • Completed news edits that were sent overseas and used in European news markets
Jan 2009 - Mar 2009

Production Intern

Tribune Broadcasting

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Compile news stories and submit them to producer for review
  • Perfect editing skills and determine most effective reporting format
  • Log dialogue from the Senate, House, and White House and determine useful sound bites
  • Develop personal journalistic style and demeanor by working with evening news reporter

Notable Accomplishment

  • Utilized good news judgement on the night of President Obama's address to the joint sessions by deciphering which sound bites would be used in the evening story
May 2008 - Aug 2008

Creative Services Intern

WABC-TV Eyewitness News

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Attended daily news production meeting where strategy, stories, and organization were discuss
  • Responsible for ingesting numerous advertisements into the station’s main server




ENPS (Electronic News Production System)

Microsoft Publisher

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft Word

GrassValley Arora

Final Cut Pro


Aug 2006 - Present

Bachelor of Arts and Science

Double Major - Communications (concentration in Production)and Political Science

Relevant Communications Coursework

  • Web Journalism
  • Introduction to Journalism
  • Documentary Production
  • Film Production
  • Video Production
  • Video II Production
  • Senior Thesis - Politics and Social Media
  • Art of Film and Video
  • Media Criticism
  • Communication Theory
  • Communication and Behavior
  • History of Media and Communication
  • Media and Children
  • History of Cinema

Relevant Political Science Coursework

  • Public Policy Seminar
  • Theories And Practice of International Relations
  • Modern Political Theory in the Western World
  • Comparative Political Analysis
  • The Price System
  • Supreme Court as a Political Institution
  • Transitions to Democracy in Central Europe