Experience

Highly skilled in audience engagement, digital content management, and multimedia reporting. Demonstrated competence in editing, copywriting, and branded content.


NowThis News

Associate Producer
December 2017 – December 2018 | New York, New York
  • One of the first producers to create content for the NowThis Food brand
  • Produced more than 420 food and culture videos, achieving more than 298,000,000 views
  • Helped grow the NowThis Food Facebook page audience by more than 1,900%

KSHB | The EW Scripps Company

Digital Coordinator
February 2017 – November 2017 | Kansas City, Missouri
  • Managed and built digital content for multiple news and lifestyle brands
  • Spearheaded two new social media campaigns that reached more than 500,000 people
  • Executed marketing and branded content strategies for the Facebook audience
  • Directed TV talent and producers on how to have an engaging social media presence

KSHB | The EW Scripps Company

Digital Content Producer
June 2016 – February 2017 | Kansas City, Missouri
  • Produced and edited breaking news and day-to-day news content for web and social media
  • Helped pioneer a new sponsored digital series called Taste & See KC
  • Collaborated with reporters to create multimedia pieces for the web, app, and social media

BBC Worldwide

Consultant
January 2016 – May 2016 | Columbia, Missouri
  • Advised the VP for consumer digital on regional website strategy enhancements
  • Analyzed data to transform website design and create A/B tests that strengthened engagement

Thomson Reuters

TV Department Intern
August 2015 – December 2015 | Brussels, Belgium
  • Conducted interviews, pitched story ideas, edited video, wrote scripts, and shot lists focused on EU politics and politicians

Wheels, Inc.

Summer Marketing Intern
May 2013 – June 2016 | Des Plaines, IL
  • Edited copy for new online product to ensure positive user experience
  • Researched new marketing strategies and analyzed company website and ad traffic
  • Produced print and multimedia content for client facing and internal presentations

Education

  • Bachelor of Journalism (Convergence-Emerging Media), University of Missouri
  • Minor in Political Science
  • Multicultural Certificate
  • Certification in Responsive Website Design, Harper College

Activities & Honors

  • "DEADTECTIVES" (Kansas City 48 Hour Film Project), Associate Producer, Awarded Best Film of 2017
  • VOX Magazine, Associate Digital Editor (2016)
  • Columbia Missourian, Community Outreach Team (2015)
  • Global Journalist, Assistant Producer (2015)
  • KOMU News Target 8 Investigative Team, Member (2015)
  • Sigma Sigma Sigma Sorority, Alumnae Relations Chair (2013), President (2014), Founders Day Chair (2015)
  • Walking School Bus, Columbia, Mo., Volunteer (2012-2013)
  • Dean's List, University of Missouri (2012-2016)

Technical Skills

  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Google Analytics
  • Crowdtangle
  • Facebook Ad Manager
  • SEO Best Practices
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Instagram
  • LinkedIn
  • YouTube
  • Reddit
  • Pinterest
  • Cameras: Nikon D7100, C300, C100
  • Microsoft Office