I am a multimedia journalist and videographer with five years’ experience reporting in the United States, the Caribbean and Europe.
FREELANCE JOURNALIST, NEWPORT, RI (MAY 2015 - PRESENT)
I contribute to several publications and news organizations including the Newport Mercury, Rhode Island Monthly, Luxury Yacht Charters and Rhode Island Public Radio.
FILL-IN PRODUCER FOR MORNING EDITION, PROVIDENCE, RI (JULY, 2015 - PRESENT)
Write copy for Morning Edition Host; Adapt radio news stories for website; Record and cut audio clips used during news rundowns.
MOTT AND CHACE SOTHEBY’S INTENATIONAL REALTY, (JUN. 2015 - PRESENT)
Shoot and edit property videos; Shoot and edit footage using DJI drones; Conduct on-camera interviews with agents and other employees for company marketing videos; Edit and produce community profiles, marketing what Rhode Island’s towns have to offer.
“219 WEST” CUNY TV, NEW YORK CITY (JAN. - DEC. 2014)
Pitched, reported, shot, scripted, voiced and edited various five to seven-minute packages for the television show; Booked guests and produced several episodes; Produced news packages on topics including the dangers that international journalists face and the long-term effects of hurricane Sandy on New York City.
VOICES OF NEW YORK, NEW YORK CITY (SEPT. 2014 - FEBRUARY 2015)
Pitched, reported, shot and edited packages pertaining to New York City’s immigrant communities.
NEWZULU, PARIS, FRANCE (MAY 2014 - AUG. 2014)
Verified photos and videos sent in by contributors; Wrote AP style descriptions for photos and videos before sending them to AP, AFP and other major press agencies; Posted best photos and videos to Facebook, Twitter and G+; Researched breaking news stories using social media.
CAPE AND ISLANDS RADIO, WOODS HOLE, MA (SEPT. 2012 - DEC. 2012
Reported, edited and produced 3-5 minute pieces on various topics concerning Cape Cod; Interviewed sponsors of the station and produced promotional pieces from these interviews.
CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, NYC; Master’s in Journalism (Aug. 2013 - Dec. 2014) La Sorbonne, Paris, France; Summer Course in Advanced French (July - Aug. 2012) University of Puerto Rico, San Juan; B.A. in Psychology (Aug 2007 - Jun. 2011)
University of Havana, Cuba; Exchange Program (Aug. - Dec. 2008)