Resume

Education

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC

  • 2015 – 2019
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Media and Journalism
  • Specialization in Interactive Multimedia
  • Minor in Studio Art

Lorenzo de Medici Institute, Florence, Italy

  • June 2016 – August 2016
  • Summer Study Abroad

University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

  • January 2017 – May 2017
  • Semester Exchange Program with HKU School of Journalism
  • Took classes exclusively available in the Masters of Journalism curriculum

Experience

News apps developer, contract, NPR

  • January 2020 – present
  • Producing graphics, data visualizations, comics and other visual presentations for newsroom needs
  • Working collaboratively with an expanded elections team of eight people

News apps designer intern, NPR

  • September 2019 – December 2019
  • Created data visualizations and graphics on a team of five designers/developers
  • Built graphics and maps with D3, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Adobe Illustrator and QGIS

Data visuals fellow, The Texas Tribune

  • June 2019 – August 2019
  • Collaborated on a small news apps and graphics team of five people to tell data-driven, visual stories
  • Created graphics with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Adobe Illustrator and QGIS

Design assistant, Carolina Union

  • June 2018 – May 2019
  • Created signage, t-shirts, installations, flyers, logos and other deliverables for student organizations, university departments and university events
  • Expected to work on multiple projects and independently manage deadlines to fulfill client requests

Extracurriculars

President, St. Anthony Hall, Xi Chapter

  • January 2018 – 2019
  • Liaise with the UNC Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life, Greek Alliance Council and our alumni organizations through monthly meetings.
  • Lead, plan and conduct discussions during chapter events and coordinate risk management for internal and outside events.

Associate Graphic Design Editor, Coulture Magazine

  • September 2017 – December 2017
  • Created and edited spreads for the fall/spring magazine.
  • Helped directors with communicating with staff designers and editing, critiquing and redesigning spreads.

Skills

  • Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator and wireframing in Experience Design
  • Basic JavaScript and jQuery
  • Intermediate proficiency in Java, HTML, CSS & Git/Github version control
  • Advanced WordPress
  • Native proficiency in Mandarin, Conversational proficiency in French, Novice proficiency in Italian