Resume

Objective

To obtain a career that allows me to utilize and sharpen my storytelling abilities.


Professional
Skills
 

  • Communication—Skilled interviewer, writer, problem solver, team player and researcher

  • CMS—Lakana, Newspath, Newsource

  • Production— Operate audio board, Zoom audio recorder

  • Productivity Software—Creative Cloud programs, Dalet, Final Cut Pro, iNews, iMovie, Latakoo

  • Web Development— HTML5/CSS, PHP knowledge


Education

Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY                                                                2013 - 2017
College of Liberal Arts, Bachelor of Science                                            
Double major in Journalism & Political Science
Minor in Sociology, Immersion in Social Inequalities

University of Westminster, London, UK                                                                                             2015
School of Media, Arts & Design
Study Abroad
Relevant Courses: Multi-camera TV Production, Multiplatform Journalism


Experience

iHeart Radio                                                                                                                05/2018 - Present
Promotions Assistant
Rochester, NY

  • Coordinate station-driven and client-based promotions

  • Represent stations at promotional appearances

  • Manage social media accounts

WROC - TV (News 8)                                                                                                    05/2017 - 10/2018
News Producer
Rochester, NY

  • Manage social media accounts

  • Pitch story ideas for reporters

  • Produce News 8 First at Four on weekdays

  • Produce News 8 at 6 and 11 on weekends

  • Write web stories

PODER 97. 1 FM                                                                                                             12/2016 - 03/2017
Intern
Rochester, NY

  • Assisted with tasks at the station, including events

  • Assisted Music Director with station programming and midday shows

  • Managed social media accounts

  • Planned, conduct interviews for local Latin music series

  • Produced "Ibero Jobs" capsules

  • Produced Local Artist Spotlight capsule

  • Produced Su Hora Informativa radio show

  • Wrote and secured images for online articles

Time Warner Cable News                                                                                             09/2016 - 11/2016
News Intern
Rochester, NY

  • Assisted reporters and photographers in the field

  • Assisted with conducting live shots

  • Edited audio and video

  • Researched and fact-check information

  • Transcribed interviews for online publication

  • Wrote scripts

RIT ALANA Collegiate Association (ACA)                                                                08/2016 - 05/2017
Copywriter/Webmaster
Rochester, NY

  • Advertised upcoming ACA and affiliate events

  • Appealed to the needs of ALANA students on campus

  • Assisted with proposals charged by Student Government

  • Assisted with affiliate events

  • Coordinated with affiliates as needed

  • Created publicity materials

  • Managed social media accounts

  • Redesigned website

  • Shared stories of RIT’s ALANA community

TALKBACK 4 TEENS                                                                                                     10/2013 - 12/2015
Youth News Anchor, News Director
Rochester, NY

  • Booked guests

  • Coordinated meetings and studio time

  • Managed social media accounts

  • Pitched stories

  • Researched and fact-checked stories

  • Recruited volunteers

  • Presented news stories on-air

TAUB Multimedia Journalism Academy                                                                                     08/2012
Democrat and Chronicle Newspaper
Intern
Rochester, NY

  • Audio and video production

  • Storytelling via social media

  • Wrote news stories