AOL Patch – Dedham, Mass.
Local Editor, June 2010-Present
Launched and responsible for a hyperlocal daily news website covering a town of 25,000 residents. Largely control the content plan and cover multiple beats including government, schools, crime, sports and business with multimedia stories.
Responsible for headline writing, monitoring and covering breaking news using site features, social media and multimedia.
Followed the site’s metrics, tracking what stories do best and when with the readership. Stay abreast of what stories gain traction in terms of comments and on social media platforms.
Nassau News Live (no longer a maintained site) – Hempstead, N.Y.
Managing Editor, January 2009-May 2010
Co-founded the hyperlocal website based out of Hofstra University. Re-designed two templates for the multimedia-heavy site. Managed, organized and edited a team of 105 student journalists.
News 12 Interactive – Woodbury, N.Y.
Freelance Web Producer, June 2008-May 2010
Re-wrote broadcast scripts into web articles. Edited and cut video, and posted on the web in a timely manner.
Newsday – Melville, N.Y.
Freelance Journalist, January 2008-May 2010
Business Desk Intern, September 2007-December 2007
Long Island Desk Intern, June 2007-August 2007
MLB.com – New York, N.Y.
Freelance Script Writer, June 2007-September 2007
Hofstra Chronicle – Hempstead, N.Y.
Sports Beat Reporter/Columnist, September 2005-May 2008
Bangor Daily News – Bangor, Maine
City Desk Intern, May 2006-August 2006