Globally and nationally minded news producer and writer. I've reported/produced from East Africa and the Middle East, as well as throughout the U.S. Credits include Al Jazeera America, Al Jazeera English, CBS and the Associated Press.


10/13 – 4/16

Producer (Interview, segment, planning) (All News Shows)

10/13 – 4/16

Writing scripts, finding and interviewing guests, setting up field shoots, managing field teams, arranging travel logistics, pitching stories, simple video editing

6/14 – 6/15

Associate Producer (Foreign Desk) CBS Evening News (and others)

CBS — News (TV) — CBS4 News Details
6/14 – 6/15

Line produced lives and managed foreign desk and global newsgathering for the entire American network during off-air hours, including CBS Evening News, CBS This Morning, Face the Nation, CBS online, CBS radio & CBSN

11/10 – 6/13

News Editor (Also Line Producer/Planning Producer) – Al Jazeera English

11/10 – 6/13

Managed field teams under breaking news, frequently stepped in to plan future Africa news, well-versed in international affairs (especially MENA and African regions), line produced lives with correspondents and guests, pitched and wrote stories for website

7/10 – 10/10

Still Photographer (in Somalia) 2010 Somaliland Presidential Elections

Corporate — Associated Press (newspaper/online) Details
7/10 – 10/10

Responsible for taking photos of all breaking news events in northern Somalia/Somaliland.


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Class of '15

Columbia University

MPA in International Security Studies and Conflict Resolution
Class of '07

Iowa State University

BS in Journalism / BS in Sociology


  • Greenlee Alumni and Friends


  • Editing
  • Interviewing
  • Managing
  • Producing
  • Simple Video Editing
  • Social Media
  • Travel Arrangements
  • Writing