Great Lakes Echo, Reporter
East Lansing, MI | December 2016 – Present
· Covering environmental news around the Great Lakes Basin.
· Three articles picked up by Capital News Service and printed in regional newspapers around Michigan.
· Use a content-management system to post articles and media.
· Multiple articles with 500+ shares on social media, one of which reached 1,500 mark.
Spartan Newsroom, Meridian Township correspondent
Meridian Township, MI | January 2017 – Present
· Self-direct reporting on township affairs.
· Supply my own photographs.
Spartan Newsroom, Election Day Reporter
Michigan State University | Election Day 2016
· Conducted interviews and contributed to all-day election coverage.
Institute for the Study of Youth Sport, Professorial Assistant
Michigan State University | August 2015 – December 2016
· Wrote pieces for web and publication in the department annual report.
· Assisted in research projects – survey construction and data analysis.
· Conducted an award-winning research presentation.
Society of Environmental Journalists “Emerging Journalist” Award – 2017
Len Barnes AAA Michigan Fund Scholarship recipient – 2017
Michigan State University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum First Place Award – 2016
Boy Scouts of America Eagle Scout Award – 2015
Transcription, phone interviews, audio editing, photography
Twitter, WordPress, iMovie, Audacity, Premiere Pro
Michigan State University| East Lansing, Michigan
Bachelor of Arts in religious studies and journalism
Expected graduation: Fall 2018