writer. photographer. human.


Online/environment reporter, Bradenton Herald

Bradenton, Florida
  • Covering breaking news and environmental stories on the Gulf Coast of Florida
  • Writing, photo and video
     May 2016-Present

English Language Assistant, Department of Ainse

Saint Quentin, France
  • Taught English to 16 classes, aged 5-11 in three primary schools
October 2015-April 2016

Freelance Writer and Photographer


Staff photographer and blogger, The Independent Florida Alligator

Gainesville, Florida
 January 2015-May 2015


  • Previous:

    Contributing Writer/Photographer, The Independent Florida Alligator                    

    Gainesville, Florida
    • Wrote articles and took photos on various topics
January 2013-December 2013

Editorial Intern, University Press of Florida                                               

Gainesville, Florida
  • Copyedited and proofread manuscripts and abstracts
  • Assisted with office organization
May 2014-August 2014

Photojournalism Intern, 

Tokyo, Japan
June 2013-July 2013

Editorial Intern, SRQ Magazine

Sarasota, Florida
  • Wrote articles for the magazine and its e-newsletter
  • Interviewed local businesses, people and organizations
May 2012-Aug 2012


Language: French (conversational), Spanish (basic), Mandarin Chinese (basic)

Technical: Photography (Nikon D810), Videography (Final Cut Pro, iMovie), Mac and PC, Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel), Social media management (blogs, Instagram, Twitter, Youtube, Vimeo, Facebook, Pinterest, Google+)


Bachelor of Science in Journalism

University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
Minors: Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, French and English

August 2011-May 2015

Study Abroad UF in Kenya Field Program

Designed and conducted ecological experiments in Laikipia, Kenya; studied human-wildlife interactions

May 2013

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