Seasoned communications professional bringing extensive knowledge of media production, messaging, communications and dissemination techniques and methods. Possesses excellent project management, leadership and event planning skills with a strong background in consumer public relations. Knowledgeable about planning, creating and implementing campaign strategies and media relations placement.
Strategic communications planning
Media and public relations
Relationship building expert
Superior Accomplishment Awards, awarded by VOA, 2007 - 2014
Produced a magazine show targeting youth audience which increased audience rating by 13%
Create, develop, and overseeing programming to ensure its quality and exceeding audience reach by 13% within one year
Organized, produced and executed a low-budget on-off air singing competition for $20,000 resulting in 360 hours of aired TV broadcasting reaching an audience of 35 million on a weekly basis
Overseeing published creative materials for social media and digital communication platform
Serve as Agency's liaison with international stakeholders
Worked collectively on SWOT analysis to enhance department's productivity
Mentor junior staffs
Conceptualized, designed and executed new TV programs to alleviate misinterpretation involving controversial issues on American social and political views on war against terrorism, which received public acceptance and educated different audiences overseas.
Produced original stories and/or programs by utilizing research, interviews, writing, and productions skills.
Manage production teams for day-to-day planning and execution of all assigned programs, including supervise personnel and their work on the assigned projects
Developed business plan with strategic actionable goals and measurable milestones that integrates with organizational vision
Researched, interviewed, and produced TV news and feature stories and programs
Produced live broadcast and pre-recorded productions, which created solid branding of VOA's presence to its targeted audience
Served as an on-camera personality providing dynamic, authoritative, and engaging news
Formulated strategic communication plans, stakeholder engagement campaigns, and organized international summits involving high level audiences
Formulated and recommended policies, programs, and procedures governing economic and political system in Indonesia to support and facilitate UN programs for Indonesia's recovery post-Asian financial crisis.
Planned, directed, coordinated, and executed communications and media outreach effort for WWF public affairs and education initiatives, specifically on Forest Conversion and Global Development Alliance Project, which resulted to key stakeholders' commitment to combat illegal logging.
Developed, transmitted, and distributed materials to media and public to enhance the understanding of WWF's Forest Conversion and Global Development Alliance Project by analyzing and developed press releases, program talking points, exhibits, brochures, etc.
Anticipated and recognized significant issues, development and trends, and recommended appropriate responses for different stakeholders and audiences.
Researched, interviewed, and produced radio news reports.
Supported Agency's new initiative to expand its broadcast medium from radio to television and web.
Proposed special coverage plan on illegal immigrants in the U.S., which resulted in exposure on immigration law in the U.S.
Assisted a joint TV-radio live show production and produced a pre-recorded show, which pioneered VOA's presence in Indonesian TV stations.
Provided news reports from political conflict zones in Indonesia for The Washington Post, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age of Melbourne and Australian Financial Review
Researched and networked with local officials, interviewed local residents, militia groups, wrote and edited stories, which resulted in a first-hand story on East Timor conflict.
Researched, interviewed, and wrote news reports on metro, national, economic, and criminal/civil law enforcement issues section for Indonesia's English-based daily newspaper
Selected to represent the Agency by attending a 9-month executive leadership development program
Coursework in focuses on Executive Core Qualification which emphasis on leading people, team building, conflict management, external awareness and critical thinking.
Coursework in journalism and governance, international affairs, and international peace and conflict resolution
Unpublished paper: "Contrast and Comparison: Indonesia and International Press on Human Rights Issues in East Timor."
Coursework in media, public relation, and advertising
Publicist, Parent Teacher Association for Cardinal Forest Elementary School, 2010 - 2013
Manage press and public relations issues
Write press release and flyers for the school events
Co-Chair Fun Fair and Silent Auction, Cardinal Forest Elementary School, 2011 -2013
It is the biggest fundraising event for the school resulted approximately $7000 of profit to be donated to the school
Independent Observer for Indonesia Legislative Election, National Democratic Institute for International Affairs, 2004
Filmed a documentary on Indonesia's first direct legislative election process
Bahasa Indonesia (Native)
Windows and Mac Operating Systems, Final Cut Pro Editing System, Camera (Sony NXCam, Z7, PD170), Dalet Digital Media System, Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram), MS Office Proficiency, Photoshop Editing
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