Resume

Experience:

August 2012- Current- Advocate Ventures International (avi)

Directors Board member; avi is an economic development organization operating primarily in Ecuador, South America

August 2012 – December 2012- “I Have a Dream” Foundation- Los Angeles (IHADLA)

IHADLA is an NPO dedicated to giving underpriveleged students the opportunity for higher education through a long term program of academic enrichment and mentoring.

Social media & journalism intern; managed all social media platforms; developed original content for website; profiled Dreamers; documented and photographed events

October 2011- May 2012- Intersections South LA

Staff Writer; investigative journalism; covered education, foster care, and sex trafficking in Los Angeles (among other topics)

August 2010- December 2010- 1736 Family Crisis Center

Volunteer; assisted with childcare during the mothers’ group session; planned crafts and activities

2010- Annenberg Television News

Teleprompter; ran telepromter; edited scripts before live show

May 2010- August 2011- Tutor

Private Tutor; tutored multiple students through multiple different courses

(Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Geometry, Algebra 2, and Writing)

Summer 2009- San Jose Mercury News   

Intern; active newswriting; investigating; reported on the USA v. China volleyball game at San Jose State

Education:

2010-Current

University of Southern California

Print & Digital Journalism; Spanish minor

2006-2010

Gilroy High School- Gilroy, CA

Skills & Software Programs:

Adobe InDesign; Adobe Photoshop; Microsoft Word; Excel; Spanish; Journalistic Writing; Several social media platforms (Facebook, WordPress, Twitter, Blogspot, Youtube, Google+ etc.); Photography; Photo editing

References: Available upon request