I am a graduate student at the Columbia School of Journalism, and was selected to take part in the documentary project. In addition to shooting, editing and producing a 30-minute documentary film, I am also working in multimedia journalism.


7/14 – 7/15

Associate Producer Great Transitions: The Origin of Birds

TV — Veriscope Pictures
7/14 – 7/15
8/14 – 8/14

Researcher Hong Kong Maritime Museum Trade Exhibit

Corporate — 42 Degrees North Media
8/14 – 8/14
7/12 – 7/14

Researcher (Historical research, Film festival research, Research in Russian) Raise A Roof

Film (Feature-length) — Trillium Studios and John Rubin Productions, Inc. Details
7/12 – 7/14

The summer of 2012, I carried out historical research in English, Russian, and some Ukrainian. I tracked down and contacted characters, as well as reaching out to a Ukrainian museum in Russian. The summer of 2014, I assisted with Massachusetts-based interviews and researched film festivals.

7/13 – 12/13

Researcher (Stock research, attended color correct) The Origin of Species: The Making of a Theory

TV — John Rubin Productions, Inc.
7/13 – 12/13
6/13 – 8/13

Key Production Assistant (DIT, Managed talent, General PA responsibilities) The Origin of Species: The Making of a Theory

Film (Feature-length) — John Rubin Productions Details
6/13 – 8/13

I was first on set and the last off on all-day shoots in multiple locations. I assisted set up and break down. As DIT, I transferred media/logged footage. I researched restaurants and called in/picked up lunch. I coordinated and managed talent. I returned equipment to the rental house.

7/12 – 8/12

Development Intern (Research, fact-checking, proofreading) Got Lactase? The Co-evolution of Genes and Culture

Film (Feature-length) — John Rubin Productions, Inc. Details
7/12 – 8/12

As an intern for this Howard Hughes Medical Institute documentary, I carried out scientific and historical research on the lactase enzyme and the history of lactose tolerance. I also proofread and fact-checked treatments.


  • Society of Professional Journalists
  • Columbia University Alumna
  • Middlebury College Alumna


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Class of '16

Columbia University

MS in Journalism, specializing in documentary
Class of '13

Middlebury College

International Studies for Eastern Europe and Russia, Linguistics

My Gear

  • GoPro
  • Tripod
  • Nikon D5200
  • toyota prius
  • Dolly wheels
  • Rode Videomic Shotgun microphone


  • French
  • Russian
  • Casting
  • Final Cut X
  • Associate Producer
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • DIT
  • Talent
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Proofreading
  • Driving
  • Historical Research
  • assistant editor
  • Stock Footage Research
  • Set PA
  • Great interpersonal skills
  • Some Avid
  • coordinating auditions
  • Admin PA
  • Coordinating travel and lodging
  • DSLR Filming and photography
  • Location research
  • Scientific research