MSNBC – Segment Producer, Meet the Press Daily with Chuck Todd
February 2018 – Present
- Produce political news segments for the daily edition of “Meet the Press.”
- Write concise, urgent scripts for anchor to read from prompter at start of segments.
- Create newsmaker interview outlines with questions and research.
- Select sound bites and create visually appealing graphics to enhance segments.
- Write headlines for TV banners designed to draw viewers’ attention.
The Hill – Congressional Reporter
April 2014 – February 2018
- Covered the House of Representatives, establishing expertise on internal party politics and translating complex legislative debates for a national audience of nearly 30 million.
- Wrote multiple breaking news stories daily under time pressure, as well as longer-form stories analyzing lawmaker coalitions, leadership strategy, personalities and policy.
- Monitored House floor activity for news, potential viral video and key vote breakdowns.
- Maintained relationships with House staffers, lawmakers and campaign committees.
- Offered analysis on radio and television networks, including C-SPAN, NPR, BBC and SiriusXM.
CQ Roll Call – Congressional Reporter
January 2013 – April 2014
- Reported on economic policy on Capitol Hill, including the 2013 government shutdown and budget deal.
- Provided concise summaries of bills and amendments for CQ.com’s legislative tracking database.
- Contributed posts to securities and banking regulations blog.
Fox News Channel – Campus Intern
August – December 2012
- Reported articles about the 2012 campaign and its aftermath geared toward a national collegiate audience.
Fox News Channel – Capitol Hill Intern
December 2011 – August 2012
- Wrote 40 articles for the Fox News website, 15 of which were featured on the front page.
- Drafted daily scripts for Fox News Radio.
- Monitored committee hearings, press conferences and stakeouts on Capitol Hill, reporting to senior producer. Helped advance stories through lawmaker interviews.
The Hill – Washington, D.C.
January – August 2011
- Bylined 61 articles, including many cited in The Washington Post, ABC News, USA Today, The Huffington Post and The Atlantic.
- Assisted reporters with coverage of the summer 2011 debt limit debate by interviewing lawmakers about the negotiations and covered the surprise return of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords for the final vote.
- Wrote articles for special features, including restaurant reviews and the annual “50 Most Beautiful People on Capitol Hill” list.
- Assisted editors and reporters with fact-checking, transcribing interviews, reviewing financial disclosures and legislative research.
College of William & Mary – Williamsburg, Virginia
Bachelor of Arts in Government, Aug. 2009 – Dec. 2012
Foreign language ability: Spanish