Magazine Clips

Work experience

Work experience

May 2010 - Present

Editor In Chief

Detours Magazine
  • Oversaw design, photography, marketing and editorial staff
  • Organized buisness and advertising endeavors of the magazine
  • Developed story ideas and graphical information
Jun 2010 - Aug 2010

Editorial Intern

Midwest Living Magazine
  • Researched and wrote story slideshows for
  • Fact checked and researched articles for Travel and Life sections
  • Created database entries for online travel tool Midwest Living Zoom
  • Worked with special publications such as Kansas tourism magazines
Jan 2010 - Apr 2010

Editorial Intern

SR Media
  • Developed story ideas and conducted interviews
  • Wrote and edited two stories a week
  • Wrote profiles, features and a series for Studying in America magazine
Aug 2009 - Dec 2009

News Editor

The Index
  • Responsible for story development and assignments
  • Coached writers and helped with interviews and writing style
  • Edited all articles and reviews for content and AP style
  • Designed and laid out news section each each week
May 2009 - Aug 2009

Communications Intern

Iowa Environmental Council
  • Developed new media: Facebook fan page
  • Designed newsletter layout and format
  • Helped train staff and board on new media






I learned avid during a broadcast production course I took. We learned how to create readers, VOB, VOSOT and packages using Avid for news production

Adobe Audition

Basic knowledge of importing sound clips and recordings to create radio readers, wraps and newscasts for radio.

AP style

Worked with AP style in the last 4 years  as a copy editor for magazines and a newspaper.  


Basic knowledge on editing photos to fit different printing needs. Basic knowledge on editing photos for stylistic changes. 


Use program to layout magazine and newspaper layouts. During my time at the Index, Detours Magazine, Iowa Environmental Council and Midwest Living.