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Syracuse University College of Law
Juris Doctor Candidate, May 2019
Certificate of Advanced Studies in National Security & Counterterrorism Law, enrolled
Honors: Syracuse Law Review, Editor-in-Chief-elect
Activities: Legal Communication and Research Faculty Assistant for Professor Emily M.D. Brown; Cybersecurity Research Assistant for Professor William Snyder; Syrian Accountability Project, senior editor, editor (Spring 2017), investigator (Fall 2016); Journal on Terrorism and Security Analysis, assistant editor, associate editor (2016-2017); Student Association on Terrorism and Security Analysis, member

Syracuse University School of Information Studies
Certificate of Advanced Studies in Information Security Management, May 2019

University of Missouri
May 2016, magna cum laude
Bachelor of Journalism in Multimedia Producing
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science
Minor in Information Technology
Honors and Multicultural Studies Certificates
Honors: Dean’s List, 8 of 8 semesters; Walter Williams Scholar, Mark Twain Scholar, Alumni Scholar
Activities: Study Abroad, Brussels, Belgium (Fall 2014)


Shelby County District Attorney’s Office | Memphis, TN

May 2017 – August 2017
Public Corruption and Economic Crimes Unit
– Investigating and assisting trial preparations (preparation of trial outlines and witness interviews, evidentiary issues, drafting closing arguments) for felonies involving Computer Crimes over $60,000, Theft of Property over $60,000, and public corruption offenses
– Researched and charted changes in statute Tenn. Code Ann. § 40-32-101 to determine whether a defendant can expunge an indicted felony when convicted of a lesser included misdemeanor offense


August 2015 – April 2016
News Producer
– Prior to my senior year, I was hired as a full-time professional news producer as a result of my demonstrated skills and commitment during my paid summer internship.
– Managed field and production staff, organized all content and production to meet tight deadlines for daily 9 am and noon news programs, 5 days a week
– Managed all breaking news during ABC 17 News This Morning
– Identified opportunities to deploy new content and develop creative programming

May 2015 – August 2015
Producing Intern
– Served as flex producer for any program needing a producer, resulting in
experience with morning, 9 am, noon, 5 pm, 6 pm, 6:30 pm, 9 pm and 10 pm
– Permanent responsibility in July 2015 for 9 am and noon program
– Supported digital content

Investigative Reporters and Editors | Columbia, MO

February 2015 – August 2015
Radio Podcast Producer
– Wrote and edited original “IRE Radio Podcast” with team of producers
– Arranged and conducted interviews with established investigative journalists

KOMU – NBC | Columbia, MO

August 2012 – August 2013; January 2015 – April 2015
– Wrote national and world scripts, effectively and succinctly disseminating news stories to the public
– Compiled content to meet tight production deadlines for nightly Thursday 9 pm news program

Digital Producer
– Prepared and posted webstories to website, proofing content
– Managed social media

Thomson Reuters | Brussels, Belgium

August 2014 – December 2014
Full-Time Television Intern
– Captured audio and video content for stories, authored scripts, and edited and produced final video
– First intern to record piece-to-camera for Reuters TV
– Produced professional content adopted by multi-national broadcast stations

Newsy | Columbia, MO

February 2014 – August 2014
– Authored scripts for Newsy, AOL Morning Rush

– Produced videos for Newsy, AOL Morning Rush, TIME

KBIA, NPR Member Station | Columbia, MO

May 2014 – July 2014
– Pitched stories, gathered audio, interviewed sources, authored scripts, content published

MUTV | Columbia, MO

August 2012 – May 2014
News Director
– Managed department by directing and producing content, editing packages, directing staff, recruiting, critiquing staff

WMCTV – NBC | Memphis, TN

December 2012 – January 2013
– Pitched stories, edited video, authored scripts, interviewed sources for top 50 market television station


Korva Coleman Excellence Award for Online Print (2015)
National Society of Collegiate Scholars member


Adobe Creative Suite
AP Style
DSLR: Canon, Nikon
Editing: Audacity, Avid, Edius, Final Cut Pro
Google Docs
Professional Camcorders
Programming: C, CSS, HTML, JavaScript, jQuery
Social Media
Web: Blox, Cyberduck, Synapse OPYN CMS, ibPublish 2, Wireshark, Wix, WordPress

Updated February 2018.

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