Freelance Editor & Ghostwriter

Location:New York, New York, United States
2 Skills


University of Miami - Coral Gables, FL May 2009 Masters in Print Journalism

Emory University - Atlanta, GA Aug. 2006
Bachelor of Arts in English, Minor: Sociology


Wellesley Public Schools – Wellesley, MA

Substitute Teacher

• Filled in for teachers in an array of subjects and provided instruction for classes in levels K-12
• Maintained positive classroom environments
• Worked frequently with SPED students
• Fulfilled other duties as needed

Excel High School – South Boston, MA

School Counseling Intern – 600-Hour Practicum
• Caseload of 15 juniors and seniors including 3 ESL students and students with special needs
• Conducted freshman meetings in order to evaluate students’ progress and needs
• Participated in IEP meetings
• Helped coordinate Excel’s College Fair
• Provided college/career and transition planning with students
• Performed SAT counseling and registrations
• Regularly communicated with colleges, teachers, parents, and community resources on students’ behalfs
• Observed advisor and attended student support meetings every week

Framingham High School – Framingham, MA

Guidance Counseling Pre-practicum
• Counseled students around course selection
• Organized school records
• Assisted with AP testing
• Provided college counseling and helped students become proficient in Naviance

U/ Miami News Service - Coral Gables, FL

• Gathered information and performed extensive research for national and local
magazines and newspapers
• Published in The Miami Herald, Key Biscayne Magazine,
• Filmed, edited and created 2-3 minute news videos to accompany articles online

Atlanta Center for Athletes - Lilburn, GA

Office Assistant
• Served as a liaison with other departments and operating units in the resolution of
day-to-day administrative and operational problems
• Answered telephones and assisted visitors and patients
• Compiled and organized patients’ charts
• Reorganized filing system in order to increase efficiency

• Massachusetts School Guidance Counselor (Levels: 5-12) Initial License
• Member of MASCA
• Proficient in Aspen, Naviance, Excel, Word, Final Cut Pro, InDesign
• Codman Academy - volunteered with school social worker (2010)
• Brighton High School - Boston Scholar Athletes volunteer (2010)
• Participated in research teams led by David Blustein at Boston College (STEM career development/unemployment)
• Professional Development: attended 4th Annual Bridging the Gap Conference
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