New York, New York, 2013
Wrote news stories and features on the latest technology. Tested, reviewed, and previewed new hardware, games, and software. Created images for slideshows and blog posts.
Senior Staff Writer
Wrote reviews and news stories about the latest iPhone and iPad games and apps. Created video content. Reviews featured on Metacritic aggregate service.
Pitched and produced content for a variety of publications including: The A.V. Club, Kotaku, The Escapist, Paste, Geek.com, Unwinnable, Pocket Gamer, VentureBeat, Slide to Play, Gaming Target, Media Diversified, and others.
Game Design Instructor
The Generation Station
Logan Township, New Jersey, 2013
Created the summer camp’s video game development program. Taught children the basics of coding and game design through various programs, tools, and exercises.
North by Northwestern
Evanston, Illinois, 2011-2013
Reported, wrote, and edited entertainment and technology articles. Co-created the website’s gaming column “NBNtendo.”
Gloucester County Times
Woodbury, New Jersey, 2008, 2012
Reported, wrote, and edited articles for daily newspaper from the Democratic National Convention in Denver, Colorado and Charlotte, North Carolina.
Articles were also published online at www.nj.com.
Wrote articles, news stories, and reviews of the latest Nintendo video games. Participated in podcasts, shot video features, conducted interviews, hired and managed new writers and moderated web forums.
Northwestern University Publications
Evanston, Illinois, 2010-Present
Took photographs and reported, wrote, and edited articles for Northwestern Chronicle, a student politics and culture publication, and Blackboard Magazine, a campus African-American student magazine.
Skilled in video and audio editing, HTML, CSS, Adobe Flash, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Digital Publishing Suite, and Microsoft Office.
Knows basic Adobe Photoshop.
Knows basic Japanese.
Medill School of Journalism, Media and Integrated Marketing Communications
B.S. in Journalism, also Film and Media Studies and Sociology, June 2014