Northwestern University Office of Undergraduate Admissions
Tour Guide, 2013 - present
Represent Northwestern University while leading groups of 15-25+ prospective students and families around campus, answering and responding to inquiries as a campus ambassador.
Medill Media Teens
Mentor, 2012 - present
Support high schoolers learning multimedia journalism in a weekly Saturday workshop. Assist students as they use technology and compile stories and packages. Provide mentorship through maintaining consistent relationships during and outside of workshops.
City Desk Intern, 2014 - 2014
Pitched, reported and wrote stories for largest newspaper in Boulder County with subscription of 30,000+.
Corps Member, 2012 - 2014
Trained to implement literacy curriculum to a preschool classroom to promote children's language and literacy, while additionally supporting family involvement and providing socio-emotional support through ongoing relationships in the classroom with a team of Corps Members, completing 300 hours of service during the school year.
Knight News Innovation Lab
Social Media Contributor, 2012 - 2013
Managed the @knightlab Twitter handle, helping the follower count grow more than 126%, from 970 to 2,200+. Found and tweeted out links to tech and journalism news stories relevant and interesting to Knight Lab audience to increase engagement.
Public Advocate for the City of New York
Operations Intern, 2012 - 2012
Worked directly under the Senior Advisor to the Public Advocate. Assisted with research and data entry for updating office's NYC Landlord Watchlist. Assisted in planning redevelopment of office's outreach materials and website.
Northwestern University Phonathon
Student Fundraiser, 2011 - 2013
Contacted and built relationships with alumni on behalf of the Office of Alumni Relations & Development and asked for gifts to the Northwestern Annual Fund. Raised over $9,500 for the Annual Fund in 3 quarters.
VISIONS/Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Service Assistant, 2008 - 2011
Made visits with a partner to the homes of elderly visually impaired clients. Provided support for errands such as escorting clients to the supermarket or reading and responding to mail, as well as friendly visits to build and maintain relationships. Assisted with weekly Senior Speak Out program, serving meals to 60-80+ seniors and escorting seniors to and from the venue and their cars. Provided clerical duties as needed.
Editorial Video Intern, 2014 - 2014
Created 2-3 minute news videos in Final Cut Pro X for K-5 school-aged audiences, using FxFactory to create stimulating data visualizations. Wrote scripts for videos using content from Reuters.