Experience

Fstoppers / Staff Writer

January 2018 - Present,  online

-Write weekly articles regarding industry news, gear, trends, and interviews for a photo/video community website with upward of 6 million readers.

-Interview notable landscape photographers, rock climbers, cinematographers, and others who are prominent in their field.

Adworkshop / Broadcast and PR Paid Intern

January 2018 - July 2018,  Lake Placid, NY

-Created client articles, blog posts, press releases, and PR pieces in client’s voice.

-Wrote production scripts, billboard copy, and brand messaging copy.

-Worked with creative team to develop clients’ brand, voice, messaging, and ad campaigns.

-Researched and developed clients’ needs and goals.

-Managed digital assets and helped keep team organized and prepared for production shoots.

-Worked on production sets as a photographer and PA for tourism agencies, breweries, restaurants, and hotels.

Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Freelance Writer and Photographer

Summer 2018,  Saranac Lake, NY

-Covered events for the local daily newspaper, from interviewing and photographing subjects to creating captions for images.

LOCALadk Magazine / Writer, Photographer, Social Media Specialist

January 2017 - July 2018,  Lake Placid, NY

-Created 3-5 thoughtful Instagram posts per week in magazine’s voice, boosting the page’s following by over 2,500 in management period.

-Contributed editorial content.

North Volume Magazine / Co-Founder and Editor-in-Chief

January 2018 - July 2018,  Plattsburgh, NY

-Helped create arts-focused magazine from inception to first publication.

-Organized a team of writers and photographers for the bi-monthly, online publication.

-Performed a full range of editorial duties, including writing and editing content and images to selling advertising and organizing page layout.

DoNorth Magazine / Staff Writer and Photographer

Spring 2016 - Spring 2018,  Plattsburgh, NY

-Produced cover photo for four consecutive issues.

-Provided content, including a general interest story and photographs for the regional, student-run magazine.

Press Republican / Freelance Photographer

Fall 2016 - Fall 2017,  Plattsburgh, NY

-Photographed assigned events for the daily community newspaper including college and high school sports, community events, and administration meetings.

Cardinal Points / Photo Editor and Contributing Writer

Fall 2016,  Plattsburgh NY

-Organized and managed a team of contributing and staff photographers.

-Photographed and edited images to be used in weekly issues of the college newspaper.

Education

University of Utah / BA Journalism, Magazine concentration

Fall 2018,  Salt Lake City, UT

-Attending for my last semester of college through National Student Exchange. I chose Utah to be closer to the mountains and gain a different educational and cultural perspective.

SUNY Plattsburgh / BA Journalism, Magazine concentration

Plattsburgh, NY.

-Expected Graduation: December 2018

-Expected GPA: 3.8

-Earned Dean’s List each semester.

Awards, Accomplishments & Ambassadorships

Nikon Storytellers Scholarship / Finalist

The Outbound / Contributing Writer and Pursuit Series Photographer

Visit Adirondacks / Brand Ambassador

Adirondack Mountain Club / Stewardship Ambassador


Adirondack 46er / #8072

Skills

Writing, research, AP style, editing, grammar, photography, teamwork, social media, leadership, critical thinking, Microsoft Office, Adobe Lightroom, Adobe Photoshop, Google Docs, Google Drive, and Google Sheets.