Resume


EXPERIENCE

The Hill – Washington, D.C.
April 2014 – Present

  • Covering the House of Representatives

CQ Roll Call – Washington, D.C.
January 2013 – April 2014 (1 year 4 months)
Staff Reporter

  • Reported on economic policy on Capitol Hill, including the 2013 government shutdown and budget deal
  • Pitched and wrote enterprise articles for the daily news publications and weekly magazine
  • 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 – Williamsburg, Virginia
August – December 2012 (4 months)
Campus Intern

  • Reported articles about the 2012 campaign and its aftermath geared toward a national collegiate audience

Fox News Channel – Washington, D.C.
December 2011 – August 2012 (9 months)
Capitol Hill Intern

  • Wrote 40 articles for the Fox News website, 15 of which were featured on the front page
  • Composed daily scripts for Fox News Radio
  • Developed stories by conducting interviews with members of Congress about issues such as campaigns and an ethics case
  • Provided news to national correspondents while covering committee hearings, press conferences and stakeouts
  • Generated story ideas about pending legislation and the top 2012 House and Senate races
  • Copy edited Capitol Hill senior producer Chad Pergram’s “The Speaker’s Lobby” columns

The Hill – Washington, D.C.
January – August 2011 (8 months)
Editorial Intern

  • Bylined 61 articles, including many reproduced or cited in The Washington Post, ABC News, USA Today, The Huffington Post and The Atlantic
  • Interviewed members of Congress, GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain and mayors
  • Contributed to coverage of the debt ceiling debate by interviewing lawmakers outside caucus meetings about the negotiations
  • Reported a front-page story on the surprise return of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords for the final debt limit 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

MULTIMEDIA SKILLS

Proficient in iNews, HTML, Adobe InCopy, Adobe Photoshop, Twitter, Facebook

EDUCATION

College of William & Mary – Williamsburg, Virginia
Bachelor of Arts in Government, Aug. 2009 – Dec. 2012

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