Work Experience

1. External Communications Manager/Social Media Consultant

NW Stories, Oregon Public Broadcast, Eugene, Oregon 

June 2014 - Present 

 

2. Morning Broadcast Production Assistant

KEZI 9 News, Eugene, Oregon

January – April 2014

 

3. Photographer for Envision Magazine

Eugene, OR

September 2013 - Present

I took photographs for a feature story for the web and print versions of Envision Magazine at the University of Oregon

 

4. Communications Manager

OR Magazine, University of Oregon

Eugene, Oregon

April 2014 – Present

Organizing guest speakers for in lectures, contacting sources for story pitches, organizing class schedule, working within each department to ensure cohesion amongst the team and within the publication

 

5. Research Assistant

University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communications

Eugene, Oregon,

April 2014 – Present

Aiding Professor Ed Madison part time in his research surrounding media orientated students in the current climate, sending out cover letters, contacting sources from Universities around the country, mailing out postcards and research information

 

6. Freelance Photographer

The Netherlands, Eugene, OR and Portland, OR

September, 2010 - Present

Variable hours

I have been hired by numerous individuals to take photographs for events, recreation, senior portraits and I have had my work published on KVAL.com and in numerous blogs. 

 

Education

University of Oregon, Eugene, OR

Bachelors of Arts

School of Journalism and Communications

September 2011 - Present

(expected graduation December 2014)

 

Lincoln High School, Portland, OR

International Baccalaureate

September, 2009 – June 2011

 

International School Hilversum, The Netherlands

Middle Years Programme

September 2006 - July, 2009

 

Volunteer Service

 1. Volunteer Teacher/Tutor

Los Niños y Niñas de México

April 2013 - June 2013

3 hours/week

I spent time with children helping them with school activities and teaching them basic games and skills such as reading and mathematics in Spanish

 

2. Volunteer

Children's Healing Arts Programme , Portland, OR

April, 2010 - January 2011

2 hours/week

Grade 11

 

3. Student Leader

Outdoor School, Sandy River

April, 2010 - May, 2010

Total Hours: 50

Grade 11

 

Published Photography:

1.         http://www.kval.com/news/local/Kids-enjoy-outdoor-fun-at-Play-in-the-Rain-231755571.html

2.         http://www.kval.com/news/local/They-just-got-hit-by-balls-and-theyre-all-smiling-228072701.html?tab=gallery&c=y&img=0

3.         http://www.envisionjournalism.com/archives/3492

 

 Published Videography:

1.         http://blog.oregonlive.com/higher-education/2013/10/pdx_arts_journalism_experience_5.html

2.         http://blog.oregonlive.com/higher-education/2013/10/ive_got_a_secret.html

3.         http://blog.oregonlive.com/higher-education/2014/03/pdx_arts_journalism_experience_7.html

 

Linguistics: I am fluent English and have been studying French and Dutch since I was in Middle School. I studied Spanish at a young age, and I recently completed the equivalent of two years of Spanish in three terms by studying abroad in Querétaro, México for three months.