My resume

I’m currently reporting at The Virginian-Pilot, my hometown newspaper in Norfolk, Virginia. Feel free to check out my work here, click the links below, or email me at

Feel free to check out my work below.


Master of Arts
Journalism concentration
University of Georgia
May 2018

Bachelor of Arts
English and Secondary Education concentration
Virginia Wesleyan College
May 2014

Work Experience

Features Writer
The Virginian-Pilot
June 2021  – Present

  • Report and write daily enterprise and feature stories for print and

Staff Writer – DART Squad (Digital Action in Real Time)
The Virginian-Pilot
August 2018 – June 2021

  • Report and write daily news, enterprise, and other stories for print and
  • Enter articles and photos into a content management system for the online version of The Virginian-Pilot
  • Work the night shift twice a week, responding to crime and breaking news scenes

Graduate Assistant
University of Georgia’s Division of Marketing & Communications
January 2017 – May 2018

  • Report and write features, profiles, and press releases for the media communications department
  • Enter articles and photos into a content management system for the online version of Columns, the university’s weekly newspaper

Digital Intern
June 2017 – August 2017

  • Wrote stories for the web ( and
  • Posted multimedia stories about Hampton Roads
  • Created and scheduled Facebook posts promoting coverage
  • Assisted in operating the website with regular updates and constantly emerging content
  • Contacted sources to verify information for stories
  • Organized a spreadsheet listing animals and participating shelters in the “Clear the Shelters” campaign
  • Communicated regularly with local shelters to ensure that featured pets were still available prior to posting them on the WAVY-TV 10 Facebook page


  • Skilled in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Publisher
  • Proficient in Adobe Premiere, InDesign, InCopy and Audition
  • Skilled in WordPress, Expression Engine and Arc