Resume

education

Boston University | Boston, USA
September 2014 – May 2018

Bachelor of Arts, English — College of Arts & Sciences 

Bachelor of Science, Cum Laude, Journalism — College of Communication 

Kilachand Scholar — Kilachand Honors College

experience

mindbodygreen | Editorial Assistant (temporary contract)
Brooklyn, USA | September 2019 – present

  • Assisting in updating existing content to reflect current best editorial practices and optimize for SEO

TheTaste.ie | Freelance Writer
Dublin, Ireland | January – August 2019

  • Pitched and contributed assigned pieces in the areas of food, drink, and travel on a monthly basis for the award-winning digital publication

Boston Magazine | Digital Intern
Boston, USA | May – August 2017

  • Researched and wrote news and human interest pieces for digital publication
  • Curated posts for the @BostonHomeMag
  • Created email newsletters for the Boston Weddings vertical
  • Reorganized and cataloged print archives with the other interns

SUITCASE Magazine | Editorial Intern
London, UK | October – December 2016

  • Researched travel destinations, fashion trends, and digital influencers 
  • Wrote content for print and online publication, including sponsored content
  • Transcribed and annotated interviews, ran miscellaneous errands, picked up lunches, and called many, many consulates about upcoming travel plans for the staff  (because no one is ever above helping with the little things)

Loeb Enterprises | Content Intern
New York, USA | July – August 2016

  • Helped develop concept for and built first round of branded newsletter
  • Edited and uploaded content to blog platforms
  • Assisted with research and hiring of freelancers for blog content

Luxury Travel  | Editorial Intern
Sydney, Australia | June -July 2016

  • Wrote and researched content for online distribution, particularly new hotel openings, additions to airline routes, and top destinations
  • Compiled “Best of”  lists for annual “Gold List” content (specifically the skiing pages, tapping into my knowledge from eight years of slalom training)
  • Uploaded archive issues onto the website to increase both SEO quality and consistency in the brand

Thrillist  | Editorial Intern
New York, USA | June – August 2015

  • Built “Venue” pages for restaurants and bars that were highlighted in articles
  • Sourced images for use with freelancer articles
  • Uploaded content to website using  the brand’s custom CMS

further experiences
The Buzz  | Boston, USA
Food Editor | December 2017 – May 2018
Event Coordinator | September 2015 – May 2016

  • Led a team of five writers to coordinate online and print materials for the semester; including leading pitch meetings, editing pieces, collaborating with writers, and image sourcing
  • Planned and executed fundraising events and launch parties for print issues each semester

Clement & Pekoe  | Senior Barista
Dublin, Ireland | January – August 2019

  • Received full barista training, and assisted with training new staff members
  • Represented the brand at Dublin trade show CATEX in collaboration with Marco Beverage Systems Ltd.
  • Assisted with packaging and delivery for wholesale orders

Flour Bakery + Cafe  | Front of House Staff
Boston, USA | May 2017 – August 2018

  • Worked with Fazenda Coffee Roasters and other Flour team members to improve the coffee program across all seven (now eight) cafes
  • Trained new staff members
  • Assisted with savory kitchen prep and filling catering orders, including making sandwiches and salads