CNNProducer, Mobile and Off-Platform Programming
New York, New York
Dec. 2017 - Current

  • Write and send push notifications for breaking news, live events and enterprise stories to an audience of millions
  • Write news stories and produce mobile-first content, including news briefings and weekend reading lists

  • Work with reporters and editors on framing and headlines to widen the reach of stories
  • Curate mobile website and app feeds to create an engaging and informative news experience

Associate Producer, Mobile and Off-Platform Programming
New York, New York
June 2016 - Nov. 2017

  • Produced news feeds for CNN's smartphone app, mobile web and desktop platforms

  • Managed CNN's breaking news Twitter account of more than 50 million followers

  • Wrote feature stories on communities and subcultures for CNN Photos

  • Conducted a competitive audit of Apple Watch news apps to inform CNN’s redesign

  • Executed network-wide programming plans for special events and managed daily planning for the site

News Assistant
Atlanta, Georgia
June 2015 - June 2016

  • Operated teleprompter for CNN, CNN International and HLN
  • Contributed to 2016 election coverage by logging political events and selecting soundbites
  • Assisted with production needs for live news shows in the control room and studio

Investigative Unit Intern
Atlanta, Georgia
Jan. 2015 - May 2015

  • Performed data analysis for major multimedia investigative feature on airport luggage thefts
  • Researched and fact-checked for web and television stories produced by CNN’s Investigative Unit
  • Conducted background interviews and investigated tips for preliminary reporting 

Georgia News LabInvestigative Reporter
Atlanta, Georgia
Aug. 2014 - May 2015
  • Worked on data-driven, investigative stories with the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and WSB-TV
  • Used government databases, Excel spreadsheets and public records to examine issues in Atlanta
  • Produced comprehensive profile on Georgia state legislature candidate using public records
Emory University
Bachelor of Arts, International Affairs and Journalism 2015
Coursework: Investigative Reporting, Magazine Writing, International Politics, Comparative Politics, U.S. Foreign Policy, South Asian Politics, Political Science Methods, Media Law, News Video
Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs): Doing Journalism with Data, Intro to Data Visualization
Chartbeat, A/B testing, Google Analytics, Adobe Analytics, Dataminr, Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro X, LexisNexis, PACER, SEO
Languages: Fluent in Hindi, Urdu and Punjabi
Online News Association, South Asian Journalists Association, Ida B. Wells Society for Investigative Reporting