Resume

EXPERIENCE

Duluth News Tribune, Duluth, MN — Education Reporter
JANUARY 2018 – PRESENT
I cover K-12 schools in the Northland and the youth. My main focus is covering Duluth Public Schools and its School Board. I collaborate with a multimedia producer and staff photographers for in-depth features. On occasion I take and edit my own photographs and video.

Self Employed, Midwest — Freelance Photographer
JANUARY 2011 – PRESENT

Freelance jobs photographing events, weddings, engagements and portraits.

Lake County News-Chronicle, Two Harbors, MN — Editor
SEPTEMBER 2014 – DECEMBER 2017
I was in charge of editing and writing news content for the newspaper and website as well as maintaining social media. We collaborated with the marketing team on promotional opportunities for the paper as well as with graphic artists on projects. We partnered with local organizations on events, promotions and community outreach.

The Mining Journal, Marquette, MI — Photo Editor & Senior Photographer
MARCH 2011 – AUGUST 2014

I photographed a variety of high school, college and community sports as well as took photographs for articles and reporters. I created graphics on occasion using the Adobe Suite.

EDUCATION

Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI
AUGUST 2007 – AUGUST 2012
Bachelor’s degree in English writing; minors in journalism and art and design