Resume

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WORK EXPERIENCE
Freelance Science Writer (see below for publications)
Washington, D.C., area and national | 2014 to present

Scientific Communications Editor (contractor), National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Md. | 2014 to present

Associate Editor, Life Sciences, FierceMarkets
Washington, D.C. | 2012 to 2014

Reporter, Baltimore Business Journal
Baltimore, Md. | 2010 to 2011

Reporting Intern, Scripps Howard News Service
Washington, D.C. | Fall 2009

FREELANCE WRITING
Pacific Standard, The Washington Post, The Atlantic, Baltimore Sun, U.S. News & World Report, Modern Notion, SciDev.Net, Clinical Laboratory News, The Maryland Daily Record, Nephrology Times, Cincinnati Business Courier, Columbus Business First

EDUCATION
M.A. Science Writing
The Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, Md. | 2013 to 2015

B.S. Journalism, cum laude
Ohio University, E.W. Scripps School of Journalism
Athens, Ohio | 2006 to 2010

TECHNOLOGY & SKILLS
Social media • blogging • CMS • SEO • basic HTML • K4 Publishing System • Silverpop • Adobe InDesign • InCopy • Photoshop • Audacity • iMovie • Final Cut Pro • WordPress • Tumblr • Cyberduck (FTP client) • DSLR photography

HONORS & AWARDS
Outstanding Senior Award in News Editorial
Ohio University | May 2010

First-Place (Region 1)Mark of Excellence Award
Society of Professional Journalists | March 2008

AFFILIATIONS
National Science Writers Association • DC Science Writers Association