Work experience

Work experience
Jun 2009 - Present

Editorial Assistant


Research, report, fact-check, and pitch stories, help relaunch food, money, and sex pages, assist Executive Editor.

May 2008 - Present


Mochi Magazine

Oversee all editorial content, including news features and fashion spreads, hire and work with team of 30 writers and editors around the country, and write cover stories.

Jan 2009 - May 2009

Fashion and Features Intern

The New York Times Magazine

Pitch story ideas for The Moment blog, create storyboards and perform research for fashion features, attend showroom appointments and pull appropriate clothing for shoots, assist on photoshoots.

Sep 2008 - Dec 2008

Editorial Assistant

Freelancing at Esquire's biannual style manual, The Big Black Book Spring 2009, doing front-end research, reporting, and writing of editorial content.
May 2008 - Aug 2008

Editorial Intern

Marie Claire
Assisting team of 8 editors in daily reporting and researching, as well as writing for magazine and website (
Jan 2008 - May 2008

Features intern

W magazine
Assisted W magazine's features department with researching and transcribing long-form interviews, pitched stories for magazine and blog (
Aug 2007 - Dec 2007

Art intern

Teen Vogue

Assisted art department in scanning, sketching, and providing photography direction for product shoots.

Jun 2007 - Aug 2007

Advertising intern


Organized competitive tracking for sales representatives and clients, created editorial credits database, kept track of client business for Beauty Director, attended weekly sales meetings.


2005 - 2009


New York University

Minor in gender studies, certificate in graphic design technologies Creative director at Washington Square News, New York University's daily student newspaper, Dean's List, Presidential Honors Scholar, 3 years study of Japanese

2007 - 2007

American University of Paris
Semester abroad studying communications, international relations, and French.
1992 - 2005

Taipei American School