Writer/Journalist and skilled Researcher with tenacious determination to find the story, in anything and everything. Professional experience writing, blogging and field reporting for online and print publications; conducting interviews, gathering research, proposing and pitching editorial topics, attending events and writing exposes and articles
Extensive Researcher experience utilizing media resources to research information and professionally document and prepare internet research. Strong working knowledge of internet search engines, computer applications, scholarly databases (Lexus Nexus, JSTOR, and MLA) and computer skills needed for preparing reports, summaries, graphs and other documents. Proficient in reciprocal linking for search engine optimization (SEO), as well as performing Boolean searches on all search engines (Google, Yahoo, AOL, Bing, MSN, etc.)
Sounds of the City, Music Blog
An independent media music journal aimed at capturing, documenting and promoting the original sounds and unique talent that construct the many, fluctuating urban music scenes in today's America.
City on a Hill Press, UC Santa Cruz College Newspaper
City on a Hill Press is produced by and for UCSC students, with a primary goal to report and analyze issues affecting the student population and the Santa Cruz community.