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EXPERIENCE

Field Producer & Reporter (Contract)

May 2019 - Present

Reporter and multimedia producer covering the intersection of politics and justice, including content on immigration, policing and the 2020 Democratic National Convention, as well as environmental racism and climate justice. Occasional correspondence from throughout the Caribbean region and diaspora. Responsibilities include independent, field reporting, research, interviews and editing for video, audio and photography.

HuffPost: Podcast Producer & Reporter

April 2018-February 2019

Led revamp of Huffpost news podcast, including lead producer for pilot politics show. Collaborated with and editorially guided enterprise audiovisual content. Trained reporters in field production, and contributed to reporting on race, identity and the Caribbean.

Public Radio International: Editor & Reporter

April 2017-April 2018

Multimedia editor/reporter for Global Nation, covering immigration, higher education and identity. Edited freelance contributors and reporters. Additional correspondence for the Caribbean, providing breaking news, features and long-form reporting.​

PBS NewsHour: Digital Reporter & Producer

Feb. 2016-2017​

Creator and lead producer for Race Matters, exploring identity and culture, as well as education. Managed freelance reporters and social media engagement. Led online coverage of civil uprisings and identity reporting for 2016 presidential election. Occasional Caribbean correspondence.

 
National Public Radio: Freelance Digital Journalist

October 2014 - August 2015​

Producer for All Things Considered and Code Switch blog. Broadcast responsibilities included field and studio production and editing. Digital responsibilities included reporting, editing, freelancer management and social media engagement. Occasional correspondence from the Caribbean.​

 
NewsOne: Freelance Segment Producer

May 2014 - September 2014​

Conceptualized lead news segments for NewsOne Now including live, in-studio and field production, as well as booking, editing and script-writing. Responsible for all relevant news production for African-American target audience and all associated promotional material.​

 
Al Jazeera Media Network: Associate Producer

May 2014 - September 2014​

Field producer for Al Jazeera International’s monthly broadcast Empire, covering foreign relations and associate producer for Al Jazeera America’s The Stream. Responsibilities included field production, booking, social media engagement and digital content production.​

 
CBS News: Broadcast Associate

​January 2011 - January 2012

Production associate for The Early Show’s D.C. studio, tasked with political coverage and national affairs. Responsibilities included studio, field and digital production, booking and location scouting. 

HONORS

International Reporting Project: Fellow (2017)​

International reporting fellow focusing on gender and LGBTQ rights in the English-speaking Caribbean, specifically Belize and Guyana. Fellowship responsibilities include producing multimedia news and feature stories for the web and radio.

International Center for Journalists: Fellow (2015)

International reporting fellow tasked with production of multimedia projects from the Caribbean. Foreign correspondence incorporated multimedia production and reporting of news and feature stories for the web, radio and television. Created stories related to climate change, drug and weapons trafficking and feature pieces on culture and carnival.

 

Investigative Reporting Workshop: Fellow (2012)

Reporter and researcher for long-form multimedia investigative projects. Assisted journalists and producers with research and digital content production, and contributed text material for the website and blog. Writer and researcher with team of journalists collaborating on two-year investigation into the organizational network of influence by Charles and David Koch. Manager of social media outreach.

EDUCATION

American University

Master of Arts​ - Journalism and Public Affairs
 

Howard University

Bachelor of Arts​ - Speech Communication