Education
City University of New York-Hunter College
Master of Arts English Literature 2011
Long Island University
C.W. Post English Literature, Public Relations 2008
Employment
FreelanceWriter & Content Creator
New York, NY
Jan 2013 - Current

Produces creative content, branded media, product copy, and social media creative for a variety of diverse industry clients; consistently meets tight deadlines while delivering top-quality materials

Recent assignments:

  • Contributing writer, The Kitchn
  • Food & drink critic, Time Out New York
  • Contributing writer, Dot & Bo
  • Television writer, Bustle.com
  • Blogger, HomeGoods
  • Product copywriter, WestPoint Home
  • Product copywriter, Birchbox
  • Contributing writer, SeatGeek
  • Blogger, Watson Adventures
  • Book reviewer, Kirkus Media
  • Television writer, Zimbio

Social Media Consultant
New York, NY
May 2016 - Current

Develops brand voices, strategy, and editorial social campaigns across all channels for brands; collects and analyzes data for campaigns; works with influencers to create beneficial partnerships

Recent clients:

  • Solo Rugs
  • One Kings Lane

kbsSocial Media Editor
New York, NY
Jul 2015 - Jun 2016
Planned and produced social editorial calendars for clients including HomeGoods, BMW, and Goldman Sachs; ideated assets, blogs, and other multimedia for client social accounts
One Kings LaneContent Writer, Editorial
New York, NY
Aug 2014 - Jul 2015
Brainstormed and produced editorial content including blog posts, interviews, features, and more; collaborated with editorial and merchandising teams to ensure a cohesive vision on site
Copywriter
New York, NY
Apr 2013 - Aug 2014

Crafted product copy in line with brand voice, product details, and more

HeBS DigitalWriter, Copy + SEO
New York, NY
Aug 2011 - Apr 2013
Made SEO recommendations and monitored client reports; conceptualized and created SEO-optimized website copy for hospitality clients
Awards
New York's Next Food & Drink CriticTime Out New York
Oct 2015

Beat out 300 applicants in a food writing competition in which participants were challenged to dine at and write a review of a restaurant of Time Out's choice in only 24 hours. Prize of ongoing food reviews.