BuzzFeed News — Reporting to You
Audio Producer, March — May 2018
Write daily news show, produce audio, conceptualize motion graphics for Spotify audiovisual platform.
Studio 20 – Finding Sanctuary
Product Manager and Reporter, December 2017 – May 2017
Led product management and reported on a multimedia story exploring what “sanctuary” means to six New Yorkers, in light of President Trump’s crackdown on sanctuary cities.
Awards: Emmy Award, Two Horizon Interactive Awards, CPOY Award, and Webby Award nomination
The New Yorker, The Intercept, and Parse.ly – Personalization With Privacy
Audience Researcher, September – December of 2017
For my master's capstone, I created Personalization With Privacy to expand and improve personalization for two newsrooms – The New Yorker and The Intercept – through the analytics service Parse.ly. The project outlines a set of audience insights for personalization that resonates strongest with different types of readers, while maintaining sensitivity to audience privacy.
Tools: Audience strategy, extensive user research, usability testing, human-centered design, prototyping
The Wall Street Journal – Earning Relevance
Designer + Emerging Media Producer, December 2017 – May 2017
Worked on site design and emerging media to visually restructure WSJ's earnings reports. The redesign was implemented in a strategy memo for WSJ's 2020 initiative, an action plan to innovate WSJ's digital coverage.
Tools: UX design, Snapchat Discover, platform-native storytelling, user-testing, agile processes
News Literacy 2017 – Advanced Analytics and Metrics
Audience Strategist, September 2017 – January 2017
Created a set of guidelines teaching newsrooms how to create an analytics strategy that reflects their editorial, business, and audience development goals.
Tools: Reporting, audience engagement, analytics
Call Your Senators Twitter Bot
Developer, February 2017
Beep boop bop, I built a Twitter bot. It helps you contact your state senators.