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Summary

An experienced multimedia journalist, I enjoy the challenges of meeting deadlines and am comfortable researching, writing and editing on a wide range of global topics. I am seeking a position as a Foreign Service Officer at the United States Department of State. A duty that will benefit from my years of cross-cultural communications experience, background working abroad and ability to thrive in a high-pressure environment.

Education

New York University, 2018

Project Management for the United Nations, Government & NGOs

University of Florida, 2011 – 2015

Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism with a minor in International Development & Humanitarian Assistance

 

Work Experience

SEPT. 2017Ÿ UNITED NATIONS SOCIAL GOOD SUMMIT

BLOGGER FELLOW |  NEW YORK, NY

Created blog posts about the UN’s New Millennium Development Goals, and ensured that social media presence was maintained throughout the summit through live-tweeting and engaging.

***Also served as a UN Blogger Fellow Sept. 2014

MAR. 2017 – MAY 2017 Ÿ CONGRESSWOMAN TULSI GABBARD

PROJECT COORDINATOR | REMOTE

  • Coordinated a virtual conference with young women about creating peace and bridging relations through the Office of the Congresswoman.
  • Created a dialogue between young Muslim and Hindu women about the social issues of our time, including hate crimes.
  • The conference aimed to give a platform to millennial women of color and minority faith, a unique demographic whose voices are seldom heard in the media.

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FEB. 2017 – MAR. 2017 Ÿ PTV WORLD

REPORTING & PRODUCTION INTERN | ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN

  • Learn dynamics of a worldwide television news station that focuses on foreign policy, current affairs and politics while in a foreign country.
  • Complete on-air reports on special events during politically and socially turbulent time, as Pakistan sees rise in terrorism.
  • Assist in producing political talk show “Views on News”.
  • Create tickers and bugs while simultaneously gathering research for anchors.

AUG. 2016 – DEC. 2016 Ÿ FIDELITY NATIONAL INFORMATION SERVICES

CUSTOMER SERVICE SPECIALIST | ST. PETERSBURG, FL

Ensure best in class customer service within banking department by developing and enforcing quality standards for Fortune 500 company.

AUG. 2015 – AUG. 2016 Ÿ ABERCROMBIE & FITCH

ASSISTANT MANAGER | TAMPA, FL

  • Effectively meet operational and business goals by recruiting, orienting and training employees.
  • Establish and achieve strategic goals by gathering financial and operational information.

AUG. 2015 – JAN. 2016 Ÿ CDRS

WRITER | REMOTE

Produce and edit bi-monthly news releases highlighting the agency’s achievements and current projects. Liaise with key spokespeople and colleagues.

***Key Achievement: Successfully plan, develop and execute public relations strategies utilizing social media, traditional marketing and networking.

MAY 2015- AUG, 2015 Ÿ WUFT NEWS

WEB REPORTER AND EDITOR | GAINESVILLE, FL

Covered stories, edited and published online content. Built social media presence in North Central Florida as well as successfully reported on WUFT’s First at 5 televised news program.

JAN. 2012- AUG. 2013 Ÿ HEAVENER SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

STUDENT ASSISTANT |  GAINESVILLE, FL

  • Professionally greeted visitors, scheduled and coordinated appointments and screened traffic.
  • Created and implemented a new organizational system, and used data analytics to generate online presence.

***Additional experience as Receptionist at SCI Companies (Tampa, FL)

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COMMUNITY SERVICE

Excellence in Community Service Scholarship awarded by the Bailey Family Foundation

Miss Philanthropic awarded by Miss India Florida

Miss Charitable awarded by Miss Pakistan USA

Teen  Vogue Mean Stinks Anti-Bullying Campus Ambassador

Dance Marathon benefitting Children’s Miracle Network Dancer/Fundraiser

Relay for Life Mission Education Chair & Team Leader

Shriner’s Hospital for Children Volunteer & Fundraiser

Freshman Leadership Experience Mentor

Baby Gator Teaching Assistant

Day of Difference Teacher

 

SOCIETIES & ACTIVITIES

Hate Crime & Islamaphobia Conference Blogger (Seattle) ● UF Asians in the Media Panelist ● UF Student Legal Services Intern ● The Independent Florida Allgator Culture Blogger ● Gainesville Fashion Week Social Media Manager ●   Teen Vogue “Mean Stink’s Antibullying Campaign” Campus Ambassador ● ISA Fashion Show Director, MC & Graphic Artist ● BSA Show MC ● PSA Fashion Show Director ● Gatorship Diversity Retreat ● ‘The Florida Odyssey’ & ‘Her Campus’ Writer & Public Relations Team ● Leadershape ● Model United Nations

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