Dow Jones — New York, New York
September 2013 – Present
Member of The Wall Street Journal’s interactive graphics team. Responsible for data wrangling and developing custom visualizations.
Patch — New York, New York
January 2013 – August 2013
Data Journalism Intern
Full-time intern responsible for developing and deploying data journalism projects across Patch’s 900+ hyperlocal news websites.
City University of New York — New York, New York
Assisted industry professionals and fellow students with data visualization projects. Helped colleagues brainstorm data-driven stories, obtain and clean data, understand appropriate mashups and comparisons, and design user interfaces.
The Local — Brooklyn, New York
Transportation Beat Reporter
KRWG-TV’s News22 — Las Cruces, New Mexico
Spring 2009 to Spring 2011
Lead Reporter (Spring 2011)
Supervised a team of reporters and photographers producing breaking stories. Reported on-air.
Anchor/Producer (Fall 2010)
Created a prime-time newscast by working with reporters, co-anchors and an executive producer.
Assignments Editor (Spring 2010)
Coordinated the news agenda. Produced a 15-second spot to promote viewer interaction.
Reporter/Photographer (Spring and Fall 2009)
Found, shot, wrote, and edited stories three days a week while a full-time student. Developed a web-based show-and-script archive.
Master of Arts in Journalism, December 2012
City University Of New York Graduate School of Journalism, New York, New York
- Data research and acquisition: Freedom of Information Act requests and web scraping
- Data analysis: Python, Ruby, SQL, Google Refine, Excel, Access, CartoDB and ArcView
Adobe Illustrator, Excel charts, and WordPress and other content management systems
- Video editing: Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere
- Professional ENG equipment: field cameras, Marantz recorders, microphones, lighting
- Computer systems: content management systems, troubleshooting (CompTIA A+ certified)