The Boston Globe – Metro desk correspondent, November 2011 to present
-Report and write general assignment news features and breaking news updates for New England’s largest daily newspaper.
BostonGlobe.com – Web producer, November 2012 to present
-Publish articles, design web pages, and link content on the Globe's paid content website.
-Manage the Globe's Facebook and Twitter accounts
Northeastern U. Initiative for Investigative Reporting – Reporter, January to June 2011
-Worked on three-person team to report and write investigative pieces for two local community publications: The Dorchester Reporter, a weekly paper in Boston’s largest neighborhood, and Cambridge Day, a news website for a vibrant city of 105,000.
-Used public records, Freedom of Information Act requests, Excel database analysis, and in-depth interviews to report on the exponential rise in food stamp use in Dorchester and Cambridge, inactive Boston community centers, and restaurant inspectors with little enforcement power in Cambridge.
Boston.com – Business section intern, July to December 2010
-Created corporate, retail, environment and career features, including photo galleries, quizzes, and video for Boston.com, The Boston Globe’s website. Also wrote a little about local beer.
-Updated and maintained Boston.com/Business and its subsections.
The Boston Globe – Business pages co-op, January to June 2010
-Wrote and contributed to articles about small business, trends, and workplaces.
-Shot, edited, and posted videos about retail, technology, and travel.
-Performed administrative tasks including archiving and interacting with the public.
The Huntington News – Managing editor, April to December 2009, April to August 2010 January to May 2012
-Oversaw content, editing, layout and photo staff for Northeastern University’s independent weekly student newspaper, which has a circulation of 5,500.
-Edited all editorial content, guided writers and editors through complex stories.
-Covered breaking news and stories about university administration.
The Patriot Ledger – City desk co-op, December 2008 to October 2009
-Reported breaking news, politics and features for a daily newspaper serving 55,000 readers in the small city of Quincy, Mass., and the South Shore region of the state.
-Had 12 articles featured on page one. Wrote two to three articles and 10-15 briefs a week. -Posted and updated breaking news and videos on PatriotLedger.com.
The Jerusalem Post – Editorial intern, April to June 2008
-Summer intern at Jerusalem, Israel-based English language daily with a circulation of 12,000. -Wrote 23 articles about bids to build Israel’s first solar power plant, mothers of fallen soldiers getting their son’s remains from Syria, in-fighting among Egyptian Jews stymieing a tour of Israel, and Israeli Olympic athletes.
-Reported regularly on the environment and education beats.
2014 Pulitzer Prize for breaking news reporting
-Contributed to The Boston Globe’s reporting of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings and subsequent manhunt for the suspects.
2013 Boston Globe Impact Award
-Internal recognition for work the night of the manhunt for Marathon bombing suspects.
Northeastern University, Boston, Mass., graduated 2012
-Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, minor in history
-Awards: Dean’s List Fall 2007 through Fall 2008
-Fluent in Hebrew and English, conversational in Spanish
-Expert in iMovie WordPress, Blogger, Adobe InDesign and Quark Xpress 6.5.
-Knowledgeable in creating and manipulating Excel databases.