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Where I've Been

I’ve spent my professional career in journalism as an award-winning radio producer. My work’s been heard on KERA, NPR, Marketplace and the Texas Standard. I’ve done other production work that’s been heard on podcasts such as Brains On!Death, Sex & Money and Morgan Stanley’s Ideas Podcast.  I’ve also written for Current and Nieman Lab.

Where I Am Now

I currently work in content marketing at Zapier, a SaaS automation platform that helps users automate tedious tasks through connecting web apps. I get to write about how to use automation and our product to solve work and productivity problems. 

What I've Done

My background is in radio journalism and SaaS startups. My career has spanned across editorial, marketing product, customer success, and operations. Throughout my career, I’ve improved or built upon product, processes, and content. I’m happiest creating, working through projects, and finding efficiencies.

I’m also a passionate advocate about equity and inclusion in the workplace and creating a healthy work culture.

My Work

Trade magazines:
Case studies written:
Strategy accomplishments:
  • Worked with 28 newsrooms on the following: editorial strategy, project launches, in-person and online outreach strategy, event strategy, revenue strategy, reporter activation, internal buy-in, goal-setting, and measuring KPIs. Here are some highlights:
Systems built or improved:
  • Built front-facing and internal systems to better serve partner organizations and gather internal data to improve offerings.
  • Revamped the help site for easier partner access.
  • Improved internal company documentation to save time.
  • Improved internal team operations to make job tasks more efficient.
  • Co-led optimizing their CRM to cut down on internal inefficiencies.

Online:

Tracking Ebola’s Path Through Dallas

Production:
Interviews:
Stories:
STORYCORPS (via KERA)
    • Texas AP Broadcaster Award 2017, Newscast: Shared award for writing and producing a newscast covering Supreme Court decisions affecting Texas.
    • AIR New Voices Scholar, 2016: Awarded to early-career talent shaping the future of public media.

    • PRNDI 2016, Documentary (Surviving Ebola): Shared award for production and online work on a documentary covering the lasting effects of the Ebola scare in Dallas.
    • Texas AP Broadcaster Award 2016, Documentary (Surviving Ebola): Shared award for production and online work on a documentary covering the lasting effects of the Ebola scare in Dallas.