Professional Experience

Freelance Writer, Self-Employed, 2012 – Present

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PEN Prison Writing Mentor, PEN America, February 2018 – Present

Provide one-on-one writing assistance to inmates.

Wellness Writer at Teen Vogue2016 – Present
Pitch and produce stories covering physical and mental health, nutrition and fitness, sexual identity and health, and relationships and dating.

Contributing Editor, Bushwick Daily, September 2017 – Present

Writer, HealthlineOctober 2017 – Present

After-School Tutor, Assistant Writing Teacher, Reading Series Coordinator & Host at 826NYC, 2015 – Present 
• Teach and tutor students ages 6-18 with creative and expository writing skills
• Provide homework assistance in all subjects, assist with college preparation

• Provide support and guidance to students through writing process: brainstorming, outlining, researching, writing, editing, revising

Writer at Man RepellerJuly 2015 – Present

Contributing Writer, The Huffington Post2012 – Present

Editorial Assistant at SpinMedia, Inc.June 2014 – August 2014
• Wrote and aggregated content and headlines, researched and identified viral content and videos, managed social media, assisted with online media and video production.
• Wrote scripts and reported news for VIBE, SPIN, Celebuzz and Idolator.

Editorial Fellow at The Huffington PostJune 2013 – December 2013
• Pitched and produced creative stories, shareable content, personal essays and articles.
• Wrote and aggregated content and headlines, researched and identified viral content and videos, helped edit and improve content.

Production Assistant, “30 Rock,” NBCUniversalJuly 2012 – December 2012
• Worked on NBC’s ’30 Rock’
• Assisted with talent, casting, auditions, extras, w
orked on set and backstage
• Copied and distributed scripts, assisted with post-production, organized read-throughs, corporate events and wrap party.

Editorial Intern at The Huffington PostJune 2011 – August 2011

Production Intern, Mad Chance Productions (Warner Bros. Pictures), 2008 – 2009

Intern at Nonfiction Unlimited Productions2007 – 2008