Resume

Experience:

Science Writer, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute – July 2012-Present

  • Write comprehensive narratives on various cancer research projects as a part of the donor relations team

Copywriter & Editor, Twin Boro Physical Therapy – Jan. 2011-July 2012

  • Wrote and edited newsletters
  • Worked on website overhaul that included creating a database of more than 200 conditions and injuries

Intern, Geekosystem (Abrams Media) – June 2011-Aug. 2011

  • Wrote daily posts covering science, technology, art, and online trends.
  • A network of seven blogs, founded and owned by ABC News legal correspondent Dan Abrams.

Intern, BioTechniques Science Journal (Informa Communications) – June 2009-Aug. 2010

  • Print Circulation: over 80,000
  • Wrote 5-7 articles weekly for the breaking news section of the website.
  • Managed social media including the Molecular Biology Forum, Facebook and Twitter.

Intern, DaVinci Science Center – June-Aug. 2008

  • Worked with public relations department to produce year in review portfolio.
  • Assisted at science camp events, including taking photographs and facilitating other media coverage.
  • Participated in company re-branding activities, including website design meetings and new logo selection.

Education:

Master of Arts, University of Wisconsin-Madison – Degree conferred, May 2012

  • Journalism (focus on science communication)

Bachelor of Arts, Lehigh University – Degree conferred, May 2009

  • Majors: Science Writing (Journalism), English
  • Minor: Environmental Science

Affiliations & Presentations:

  • Member of the National Association of Science Writers 2008-Present
  • Member of the National Association of Science Writers programs committee 2012-Present
  • Presented “The Killer Science Journalists of the Future” at the World Conference of Science Journalists – Helsinki, Finland June 2013
  • Member of the New England Science Writers  2012-Present