Educated in research and writing in a variety of areas, including psychology, philosophy, journalism, film and creative writing.

Worked in editing and web-based work, particularly social media; curated a blog for a collaborative journalism project, and assisted with marketing initiatives using multiple media forms.

Interested in media, writing, reading,  food, health, music, fashion, art and technology.



Bachelor of Arts, Cognitive Science

Lehigh University

 Graudated Cum Laude with minors in Creative Writing and Music

Thesis: Conducted individual research culminating in an oral presentation and written report, which consisted of a literature review examining the cognitive differences between music and language and an experiment comparing the effect of training on short-term memory for musical and linguistic material 

Work and Experience

Work History
2013 - 2014

Assistant to Communications & Outreach Manager

Lehigh University Choir; Bethlehem, PA

Aided in the creation and execution of marketing initiatives across multiple media platforms to increase concert exposure while maintaining advertising identity; initiated communication with local performing arts high school and established a working relationship between the schools' music departments

2014 - 2014

Research Assistant, Psychology Department

Lehigh University; Bethlehem, PA

Set up psychology experiment appointments, collected and organized data into spreadsheets, and reviewed literature to assist in studies examining how beliefs about mental disorder categories affect perceptions of members in those categories

2014 - 2014


Kennedy Center International Arts Leaders Forum; Washington, D.C.

Attended panel forum which addressed issues of concern to the arts community and discussed how art managers and business leaders can adapt their marketing strategy to fit the changing global arts environment 

2012 - 2012

Social Media Managing

Lehigh University; Bethlehem, PA

Managed social media accounts, curated a blog, and created content as part of a collaborative journalism project to raise funds for Hurricane Sandy relief, resulting in over $6000 raised for the Red Cross

2011 - 2015


Zoellner Arts Center; Bethlehem PA

Monitored access to and usage of rooms within the art center, and provided technical assistance on and off-stage before and after performances




Formal writing, content writing and creative writing

Social Media

Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, WordPress, Blogger, Instagram, Pinterest, Snapchat and YouTube, in addition to some of their analytic tools


Empirical, analytic and internet, mostly in psychology

Microsoft Office

Word, Powerpoint and Excel


GIMP and other photo editing programs

HTML & Java

Basic  knowledge and understanding of HTML and Java