Resume

Experience

Digital editor, The Globe and Mail
Toronto — May 2014 – present

Freelance journalist
February 2012 – present
Work has appeared online at the CBC, Metro, J-Source and University Affairs.
Produce data-driven stories, including interactive map of Ottawa’s First World War dead for the CBC.

Digital intern, The Globe and Mail
Toronto — December 2013 – January 2014
Worked on web, video and editorial desks to edit, share and produce content.
Reported on the Toronto ice storm, edited sports videos and created interactive charts.

Student Newsroom, Online News Association Conference
Atlanta — October 2013
One of 20 students (and only Canadian) selected to participate.
Reported on panels and workshops on issues facing the journalism industry.

Web co-ordinator, GlobalNews.ca
Toronto — November – December 2012
Worked on contract assisting with data journalism project about Alberta oil spills.
Uploaded content from wires and managed social media accounts.

Intern, GlobalNews.ca
Toronto — October – November 2012
Pitched and wrote breaking news and feature stories for website.
Worked with data journalism team to tell stories with words and visualizations.

Founder and managing editor, CanCulture
Ottawa — March 2011 – November 2012
Co-launched an online arts and culture magazine, reaching 4,000 unique visitors a month.
Managed a group of over 100 editors and contributors across the country.

Editorial intern, Canada.com
Toronto — May – June 2012
Curated content, wrote headlines and managed social media accounts.
Wrote stories regularly, including piece published in The Windsor Star.

Media director, Camp Northland
Haliburton, Ont. — June – August 2013
Took hundreds of photos daily and uploaded to CMS.
Shared videos, photos and news on Facebook and other social platforms.

Technical Skills

Software: Adobe Audition, InDesign and Photoshop. Excel. Open Refine. Tabula. ArcGIS. Avid Newscutter and iNews. Final Cut Pro. WordPress and SouthParc CMS.

Multimedia: Photography. Fusion Tables. SoundCiteJS. Tableau. TimelineJS. ThingLink. Infogr.am. Storify.

Education

Bachelor of Journalism (Honours)
Carleton University
Ottawa — 2009 – Present

Certificate, European Culture & Journalism
Hogeschool Utrecht
Utrecht, Netherlands — 2013