online portfolio & WRITING SAMPLES
With a B.S. in journalism from Northwestern University's prestigious Medill School of Journalism, I am a strong, jack-of-all-trades writer who can write anything from a long-form feature article to a blog post, media pitch or product description for business communications.
My work has been featured in publications including Fast Company, New York Magazine, The Good Trade, 7x7 Magazine, ChicagoInno, Her Campus and more. A few published clips can be found below (please request PR/business communcations samples):
E D I T O R I A L
The Good Trade
"Demystifying Feminism: 5 Ways To Support Girl-Power Movements Around the World"
When women’s lives are transformed, they can impact change in their families and communities. Here are some tangible ways that we, as global citizens, can take part in the girl-power movement, wherever we are in the world.
The Good Trade
"Impact Investing 101: 15 Socially-Responsible ETFs To Help You Get Started"
With the emerging impact investing movement advocating a “purpose and profit” ideology, it’s never been easier to align your finances with the social causes that you’re passionate about.
"Small Cars Have A Big Problem"
Microcar design has yet to nail the X factor, as manufacturers work to fix perception with the right combination of styling and tech.
"How Forth Chicago Is Fostering a Creative Community for Women and Ideas"
The beginnings of Forth Chicago, a quarterly season salon for the creative, entrepreneurial women of Chicago to gather and have the time and space to talk.
PRINT MAGAZINE MAKING
Having worked in three newsrooms for magazines in New York, San Francisco and Chicago, I have an affinity for print publications and have had the chance to spearhead the creation and founding of multiple magazines, including developing the mission statement, magazine structure, content style guide, layout style guide, and managing editorial staff.