Associate Editor, Brentwood Home Page; December 2018 — Present
Pitching and writing original content for hyper-local digital news with a 3-4 story quota per day. I have used the flexibility of this work-from-wherever role to follow long-term investigations in addition to daily story quotas and create a strong foundation of reliable beat sources, which have enhanced my understanding of the two places I cover — Brentwood, TN and Nolensville, TN.
Editorial Intern, Colorado Independent; Denver, CO — Summer 2018
Producing news content for an online-only platform in the form of articles, photographs and video production. Duties included conducting interviews both in person and via phone, developing long-term sources, covering a primary election night, writing accurate and newsworthy stories and working closely with editors through the editing process.
News Intern, Southeast Missourian; Cape Girardeau, MO — Winter 2017-2018
Freelance Writer, Southeast Missourian; Cape Girardeau, MO — Jan. - Dec. 2018
Pitching and writing daily original content for the daily print and digital versions of an award- winning newspaper with a circulation of 11,000.
Editorial Intern, Denver Business Journal; Denver, CO — Summer 2017
Writing original content for the online and print versions of the Denver Business Journal. Duties included interviewing and writing business profiles and feature stories on prominent business people in the metro Denver area. Singlehandedly produced DBJ ́s 2017 Outstanding Women in Business section, profiling 37 women.
Digital Managing Editor, Southeast Arrow; Cape Girardeau, MO — May 2017-May 2018
Staff Writer, Southeast Arrow; Cape Girardeau, MO — 2016 - present
Supervising all reporters, running the Arrow’s website and social media platforms, and writing daily stories for online and print versions of the student newspaper.
Photos by Ben Matthews