I am extremely passionate about the ever-changing world of journalism and telling compelling stories in a variety of mediums. Creative and highly motivated, I have experience and demonstrated knowledge in written and verbal communications, including video and webinar production. 

Work History

Work History
Aug 2008 - Present

Webcast Coordinator

Vcall from PrecisionIR

- Produce and coordinate live streaming video and audio webinars to increase brand awareness and    communication.

- Format audio, video, press releases, and graphics for Flash console display.

- Edit source videos into final presentation version for on-demand viewing.

- Design Flash webinar consoles with custom layouts, colors, and branding.

- Ensure client's needs are met in all stages of their webcasts.

May 2007 - Aug 2007


WRIC Channel 8 (ABC Affiliate)

-Performed assignment desk duties such as answering phones, listening to police scanners, and other administrative support such as filing, faxing, and scanning. -Accompanied reporters and photographers on story assignments as well as breaking news events. -Assisted in updating website frequently throughout the day.

-Worked with producers writing VO's for 12:00 and 6:00 newscasts.


Jun 2009 - Present


Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Comprehensive program designed to prepare students for the practice of convergence journalism in a highly competitive and multi-platform news environment that utilizes web writing, visual storytelling, video production and editing, and online social networking.
2005 - 2008

Bachelor of Science

Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Degree in Mass Communications with a concentration in broadcast journalism.
  • Anchor, reporter, and producer for VCU InSight, a bi-weekly newscast that aired on PBS; shot and produced packages on a weekly basis.
  • Shot and produced a 15 minute documentary on international adoption.
  • Secretary of student chapter of Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ).
  • Contributing writer for the Commonwealth Times.



Social Media

Expert in social media and its use for branding purposes, advancing news stories, tracking industry news, and communication.   Facebook LinkedIn Flickr Twitter Delicious Podbean Wordpress

Multimedia Production

- Adobe Production Suite products including: Photoshop InDesign Illustrator Dreamweaver - Podbean for producing podcasts to enhance stories. - Soundslides for creating compelling audio slideshows.

Video Production: Shooting and Non-Linear Editing

Experience shooting in a variety of of prosumer cameras including XD and DV. Advanced video editor proficient in nonlinear systems including Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, and Sony Vegas