Summary Nationally published journalist, social media editor,and on-camera reporter. Experience covering lifestyle, news, health, entertainment and politics. Passionate storyteller with an eye for unique culture and lifestyle trends. Skilled using video, photos and copy to create shareable and engaging content.
FOX News Latino: Write, pitch, and report several stories per day in sev- eral verticals. Leading strategy and overseeing a team executing all con- tent for social media channels. *Launched FNL’s Snapchat, Facebook Live and Instagram stories channels.
Digital Web Writer & New Media Producer, Aug. 2014 — Jan. 2016
Dr. Phil show: Produce social media integration, conceive, write, and produce promotional video content and write original content for Dr. Phil.com – including advice articles for the Dr. Phil vertical on Huffington Post. *Created, directed and produced a social campaign for the Dr. Phil Show, reaching over 7 million and shared by over 8k.
Freelance Writer, since 2007
FOX News Latino, Los Angeles Times, Huffington Post, Cosmo For Latinas, Hemispheres Magazine, Dame, Bustle, Modern Luxury and Words Etc…— South Africa’s first literary journal.
Social Media Editor, Entertainment & Business Reporter, Jan.2014 — Aug. 2014
San Diego Union-Tribune: Creating content, daily on-air social media seg- ment. Reporting for the newspaper, and serving as on-air reporter with accompanying media packages. Train reporters in social media best prac- tices
Managing Editor, 2013 — 2014
First To Know.Com: Create and edit content, manage social media and editorial schedules, video editing, manage three staff writers, tracking analytic/SEO.
Zagat & Google Maps Editor, 2012 – 2013
Maps Editor:Provide headlines & descriptions for various businesses in U.S. Zagat Guide Editor: Review local and independent clothing boutiques for the 2012 San Diego Zagat Guide.
Style Editor, 2011 — 2012
San Diego Home/Garden Lifestyle Magazine: Created monthly style page called Products +, incorporating fashion with household trends.
Style Editor, 2010 — 2011
San Diego Magazine: Created fashion-related content, monthly product page, weekly posts, and featured articles.
Education CarnegieMellonUniversity,Pittsburgh,PA Bachelor of Fine Arts
Awards SanDiegoPressClub2010:BestReviews,NewBoutiques San Diego Magazine 2010: Best Fashion Blogger