Benefits Canada / Associate Editor
Report on trends in benefits plans, human resources, pension plans and legislation, and investments for Benefits Canada’s website and magazine.
CIM Magazine / Section Editor
July 2015-March 2019
Assigned and edited five sections of the magazine, including a year-long editorial project for 2018; reported and assigned for the website’s news section; managed interns and a team of freelance writers; and promoted stories over social media.
The World Show / Researcher/Writer
February 2013-August 2015
Compiled research reports on future show guests and wrote press releases for the internationally-syndicated program.
Investment Executive / Research Journalist
Interviewed more than 450 financial advisors to track finance industry trends, and pitched and wrote stories for Investment Executive’s 2015 Report Card series.
CIM Magazine / Editorial Intern
Reported on industry news and topical issues, pitched stories, edited copy and assisted with proofing pages for CIM Magazine, a publication that is distributed to roughly 13,000 readers.
National Post / News Intern
Reported breaking news stories and wrote short, local-interest features and explainer pieces for the National Post’s Toronto section. Also wrote for NP Arts, NP Life, and the National and World sections.
The Ryersonian / Newsroom Manager/Print Managing Editor
Led news meetings; approved story pitches; worked with section editors to develop stories; oversaw editing and layout; and designed the front page. Worked with online, broadcast, and live managing editors to ensure content was multi-platform.
McClung’s Magazine / Managing Editor/Head of Copy
October 2013-April 2014
Involved in every step of the editing process for the Winter and Spring 2014 issues, including content and copy editing, and proofreading all story drafts.
Ryerson University / Research Assistant
Assisted journalism professor Marsha Barber with her broadcast research project by isolating and analyzing trends in television news during provincial and federal elections.
The Canadian Press / Student Reporter
Reported local stories one day a week for the wire service, as part of a Ryerson University course. Wire copy was featured on CP24 and CBC.ca, among others.
Online News Association / Student Newsroom Reporter
One of 20 students chosen to participate in the Online News Association’s student newsroom for its 2012 conference in San Francisco, Calif., out of more than 400 applicants. Covered the conference using a variety of media.
Family Communications / Intern
Wrote short online pieces for Today’s Bride; fact-checked, copy-edited and wrote for ParentsCanada’s magazine and website; assisted with ParentsCanada’s website migration.
Ryerson University, Toronto, Ont. — Bachelor of Journalism, June 2014
Toronto Star Award for the graduating student deemed the best print journalist, Nov. 2014
John A. Honderich Gold Medal in Journalism for the outstanding student in the graduating class, Nov. 2014
Dean’s List for 2012-2013 and 2013-2014
Social Media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, ScribbleLive, Tumblr
Applications: WordPress, CMS, Umbraco
Programs: Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Office, Keynote
Multimedia: Canon Vixia camera, Marantz recorder