Journalist offering extensive experience in investigative reporting, editing and publishing. Committed to delivering factual, concise and elegantly written pieces that inform and engage a wide range of audiences.
Advanced knowledge of newsroom computer systems
Creative writing background
Strong broadcast and AP style writing skills
Works well with people
Willingness to try new skills
Internship, 08/2013 to 01/2014 CNN – New York, NY
Evaluated and followed up on news leads and news tips to develop story ideas.
Shadowed leading journalists and broadcasters to learn more about the industry
Tutor, 08/2011 to 05/2013 Elon University – Elon, North Carolina -Helped my peers develop better writing techniques and skills -Graded papers and other assignments for English classes
Assistant Manager, 09/2009 to 05/2010 TCBY – Charlotte, North Carolina -Managed money -Developed the product -Handled customer complaints -Ensuring my co-workers were working efficiently
Bachelor of Arts: Communications-Print Journalism, 2014 Elon University - Elon, North Carolina
High School Diploma: N/A, 2010 Marvin Ridge High School - Waxhaw, North Carolina