Recent college graduate with experience in journalism, marketing, public relations and government. Particularly interested in how companies, publications and campaigns can use existing Web 2.0 tools to enrich communication with users.

Work History

Work History
Feb 2009 - May 2009

Intern, Office of Infrastructure Investment

Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Organized constituent and official communication for state's newly created economic recovery office; researched and summarized information on American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to distribute to citizens and state/local office holders.

Jan 2009 - May 2009

Intern, Office of Mayor Thomas M. Menino

City of Boston

Attended staff meetings, helped with event planning and constituent communication, performed various office tasks throughout day.

Jun 2008 - Aug 2008


The Tufts Fund

Researched and developed plans for student outreach campaign from Tufts University's fund raising department.

Jun 2008 - Aug 2008

Freelance Reporter

The Bay Sate Banner

Reported on state politics in Massachusetts; in particular, covered push for and eventual defeat of same-day voter registration bill

Jun 2007 - Aug 2007


KP Communications
Researched Web 2.0 and Internet marketing strategies for promotion of forthcoming book.
May 2007 - Aug 2007


The Progress
Covered several local boards of education, edited the Lifestyles section and helped with layout planning.
Jun 2006 - Aug 2006

Press Relations Intern

Wrote and edited press releases, managed targeted distribution databases and helped produce multimedia elements for certain stories.


2005 - 2009

Bachelor of Arts

Tufts University