Experienced print and digital news editor with a knack for juggling multiple projects and coordinating among a diverse set of contributors. A creative problem solver with a proven track record of success working
independently and achieving goals in a highly competitive, transforming industry. Seasoned traveler and storyteller with a strong sense of adventure and a writer's sensibility. Reliable, easy to
work with and always eager to learn something new.
Written and verbal communication
Team leadership and collaboration
Social media management (Facebook, Twitter)
Extensive travel experience. Backpacking and other destinations include France, Italy, Spain, United Kingdom, Ireland, U.S. Pacific Northwest, Southwest, Florida Keys, Bahamas, New England, Ontario, Quebec
Special Projects Editor, 08/2017 to CurrentThe Daily Record & Rochester Business Journal (Bridgetower Media) － Rochester, NY
Oversees weekly special reports in RBJ and more than 30 special print supplements and magazines for
both newspapers each year.
Conceives story ideas and coordinates with reporters, freelance writers, expert
columnists, photographers and designers to deliver compelling content in print and digital platforms.
Pitches in with other editors in building morning and afternoon newsletters and posting daily stories to
nydailyrecord.com, RBJ.net and social media channels.
Represents newspapers at community events and
Editor, 07/2014 to 08/2017The Valley News, OswegoCountyNewsNow.com (Sample News Group) － Fulton, NY
After working as a reporter for Sample News Group for three years was called upon to lead the editorial
operation at the company's most recent acquisition, The Valley News
Played a key role in bringing
the newspaper back from the brink of closure and restoring its support and credibility in the community
Managed newsroom staff and day-to-day operations
Covered major stories and events
Edited all non-advertising content in print and digital platforms
Supervised layout and design
Managed deadlines and editorial calendar
Maintained relationships with sources and community
Served as public face of the newspaper
Associate Editor, 07/2014 to 08/2017The Palladium-Times (Sample News Group) － Oswego, NY
During tenure at The Valley News also served as associate editor of its sister newspaper, The Palladium-Times
Reporter, 08/2011 to 07/2014The Morning Times (Sample News Group) － Sayre, PA
Coverage highlights: Natural gas industry and hydrofracking policy in northeast Pennsylvania, state energy
policy in New York and Pennsylvania, state and local politics, county government, courts, major crime,
human interest features.
Education and Training
2008State University of New York College at Potsdam