- Cover breaking new, write feature stories and essays
- Work appearing in The Guardian, The Washington Post, The Star Tribune, Public Radio International, Minn Post, AFP and other outlets
Accomplishments: Improved traffic on my assigned vertical, recruited and worked with multimedia freelancers, wrote several of the top shared posts for PRI.org in 2015. *Note: This was a temporary, grant funded position.
Accomplishments: Led coverage of protests for the disappeared Ayotzinapa students in Mexico, which reached hundreds of thousands of people on all platforms and was widely shared in Mexico and the United States.
Accomplishments: Increased unique visitors by 18.45% (year over year) during budgets cuts. Launched new verticals that drove traffic, engagement and revenue.
Accomplishments: Doubled unique visitors for downtown/Midtown section on MiamiHerald.com and helped build an engaged online and in person community of contributors and followers.
Accomplishments: Wrote a three-part series that won an award, and a cover story for an alternative weekly in Charleston, S.C.
Accomplishments: Won three state awards in first two years as a reporter, wrote 10 to 12 stories a week under constant deadline pressure.
I worked with videographers in the field to commission and produce videos, helping to shape the angle, talking them through the story, and then working with video editors to polish and publish the final product.
Majored in Geography and Urban Studies with minors in Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies.