University of California, Davis, CA; Bachelor of Arts, June 2005. Major: American Studies, emphasis in Humor Studies. Study abroad: Córdoba, Spain.
Writing, editing, social media, implementing strategy, cultivating ideas, community building. I speak English & Spanish. I can use Office suite, Photoshop, WordPress, CMS, Ableton, Final Cut, social media platforms.
Consulting Editor, Matador Network: I am helping to Matador Network to develop a more robust editorial strategy for expanding their brand by creating content based around an editorial calendar and breaking news. I use trends, analytics, and creative strategies to advise the direction of their editorial programming.
January 2012 – Present
Freelance writer: I’ve written for College Humor, My Damn Channel, The Awl, Matador Network, AOL, various zines and Zocalo Public Square. In March 2011, I was The Awl’s correspondent at SXSW. In September 2012, I was sent to travel Canada by train for Matador. In March 2013, I covered Park City for Matador. Clips available on my website.
July 2010 – Present
Online Producer, Current TV: Wrote original content, broke news stories, developed relationships with other media entities, and edited Current’s homepage.
March 2007 – November 2010